Refund of Fees Scheme


Applications are now invited for the refund of fees scheme for teachers who have successfully undertaken a course/part of a course, in the period 1st September 2014 to 31st August 2015. 

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 8th April 2016.  No late applications will be considered.

The relevant circular and application forms can be downloaded by clicking on the relevant link:

1. Gaeilge Refund of Fees 2015 Application Form

2. Gaeilge Refund of Fees 2015, Circular

3. Refund of Fees 2015, Application Form

4. Refund of Fees 2015, Circular

Courses which qualify should be of benefit to schools, school management and the improvement of teaching and learning. Courses must lead to an award from an appropriate accreditation authority approved by D.E.S. Please note that this scheme excludes courses which result in a qualification in respect of which an allowance is payable. Serving teachers who are fully registered with The Teaching Council are eligible to apply under the scheme.

Marino Institute of Education administers the scheme on behalf of the Department. A Monitoring Committee consisting of representatives from teachers unions, school management and D.E.S. oversees the administration process.

Please contact us for further information

Contact Information:

Leo Kelly
The Administrator
Refund of Fees Scheme Secretary
The Secretary

Refund of Fees Office
Marino Institute of Education

Griffith Avenue
Dublin 9

Fax:    01-8057712
Tel:     01-8535102