Technology Support

Purpose of the fund

Through its response to COVID-19 the Government has allocated funding to support currently enrolled learners with technology needs. The disruptions caused by COVID-19 highlighted the need to support learners to continue to access tertiary education and training.  Funds are to be used to build learners’ capacity to access technology-enabled tertiary education and training.

In this context, it means if you are without a device or connectivity (internet) and enrolled in a course that is being delivered wholly or partly online in 2021.

Who can apply?

Currently enrolled domestic students apply (criteria apply).

Eligibility criteria
  • Be currently enrolled
  • Have no outstanding debt, including that your fees are paid for your current enrolment
  • That you are not within the first 3 weeks of your programme start date.
What support can I receive through this fund?

MIT will provide successful applicants laptops on loan and/or support to get you connected to the internet.

Apply by filling out the EOI/application form

Apply by filling out the Technology Support EOI/application form.

Can someone help me to apply?

You can contact our Student Advisors who can help you with your application on 0800 696 487 or by emailing

What is the process once I have applied?

We will assess your application and be in touch within 5 working days with a response.

Apply now