People affected by the COVID-19 pandemic can avail of the opportunity to reinvent their livelihoods and careers as a result of the Údarás na Gaeltachta Apprenticeship Scholarship Scheme.
Over 50 scholarships worth more than €2,000 each are available to assist people who wish to learn a trade or undertake a new career.
The scheme encompasses 12 various sectors which covers 59 different apprenticeships, all of which are recognised by SOLAS and open to the Gaeltacht community for applicants whom are fluent in Irish.
Qualifications are awarded at Level 6 upwards to degree standard.
Údarás na Gaeltachta's CEO is Mícheál Ó hÉanaigh: