SUSI grant deadline is today

first_imgLimerickNewsSUSI grant deadline is todayBy Alan Jacques – July 9, 2020 171 Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival Email Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash Limerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live Previous articleAirport bosses in the firing lineNext articlePlans for cycle path on Mill Road Alan Jacques WhatsApp Linkedin TAGSKeeping Limerick PostedlimerickLimerick Post Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live center_img Donal Ryan names Limerick Ladies Football team for League opener Print Senator Kieran O’Donnell at St John’s Hospital.LIMERICK Fine Gael TD Kieran O’Donnell has urged students who have not yet applied for SUSI grants for the 2020/2021 academic year to do so by the deadline on this Thursday, July 9.Deputy O’Donnell has reassured students that the grant scheme is flexible and can address loss of income as a result of Covid-19.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up “Students and their families who have experienced a fall in income can seek to have their application reviewed under the change of circumstances provision within the scheme, provided they can demonstrate that any change in income is ‘likely to obtain for the duration of the approved course or for the foreseeable future’,” he explained.As of Friday, July 3, SUSI received over 77,000 applications. Facebook Advertisement RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Twitter WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads last_img read more

Chris Froome to miss Tour de France after ‘very serious accident’

first_imgChris Froome will miss the Tour de France after breaking multiple bones in a crash during the Criterium du Dauphine.Froome, a six-time Grand Tour champion, was taken to a local hospital in following the incident prior to Wednesday’s time trial in Roanne, Team Ineos announced. The team said Froome broke his right femur and right elbow and fractured his ribs in the incident and was being airlifted to another hospital for further treatment. “Our primary focus now is obviously on ensuring Chris gets the very best possible care, which he will do, so he can recover as soon as possible,” Team Ineos principal Dave Brailsford said in a release.  “One of our big strengths on this team is coming together in difficult moments, and we will ensure we do everything possible to support Chris and his family.”Brailsford previously told French television Froome crashed in the downhill section of the course at high speed” while scouting the time trial route. A message posted to Froome’s official Twitter account Wednesday afternoon, apparently by his wife Michelle, said the cyclist was in surgery to repair “multiple fractures”. Chris is in surgery at the moment to repair the multiple fractures, please keep him in your thoughts. I hope to be able to share a message from him tomorrow morning – MF— Chris Froome (@chrisfroome) June 12, 2019Froome missed the Giro d’Italia to allow himself more time to prepare for the Tour de France, which he had been aiming to win for a record-tying fifth time.The 34-year-old, who won the last of his four Tour de France titles in 2017, had been set to lead Team INEOS in the event, which begins in Brussels on July 6.last_img read more

Oxford to host Watermelon Run on Sept. 6 at 7:30 a.m.

first_imgSubmitted to Sumner Newscow — Back by popular demand is the Watermelon Run which will take place Saturday, Sept 6 at 7:30 a.m. in Oxford.   Runners have the option of a 5K run or 2mile run/walk.  The race will start at Oxford baseball/softball fields.Oxford Booster Club will be serving a breakfast starting at 7 a.m. and ending at 10am at the Oxford High School Commons for runners and spectators.  Race entry forms may be found at Oxford Corner Bank, Emerald Bank Oxford, Primarily Plants & Floral, Red Feather Boutique, and at the Oxford City Building.For more information call Nick at 620-218-3339 or email [email protected] or call Red Feather Boutique at 620-455-3814.  Proceeds for the run will be used for construction of the Champeny Sports Complex. A new baseball field was built last year through donations and fundraisers and now the softball girls are anxious for construction to begin on their new field!   The Champeny Fundraising committee invites all runners and walkers to attend and help with this project.Follow us on Twitter.last_img read more