Donegal VEC has highest non-urban number of outstanding grant applications

Figures obtained by Sinn Fein show that outside of the main populated areas Donegal has by far the largest amount of VEC grant application outstanding.

As of the end of last month 1,360 new applications had yet to be processed by Donegal VEC just behind Cork and Dublin.

The figures were release in the same week that Letterkenny Institute of Technology threatening to withdraw services from students who have not yet paid the first instalment of their registration fees.