Recent past pupil Jamie O' Rourke has won the first level 7 Education Bursary from Newbridge Credit Union.
This is the first year of the Education Bursary scheme in the credit union. There are three bursaries awarded. One for each level on the CAO system - Level 6 (higher certificate), Level 7 (ordinary degree) and Level 8 (honours degree course).
Jamie will recieve €1500 for each year of his three year course. He is studying Architectural Technology in Carlow Institute of Technology.