Paid Study Leave

Paid Study Leave Scheme (Category A)



The Ministry for Education, Sport, Youth, Research and Innovation (MEYR) is announcing the opening of the call for applications for Paid Study Leave (Category A) for Scholastic Year 2024/2025.

The Closing date for receipt of applications complete with all the requested supporting documents will be at 13:00 of Wednesday, 27th March 2024.

The Scheme, which is open for Educators from both the State and Non-State Sector, reinforces the Ministry’s commitment towards ongoing professional development.

Full details regarding the Paid Study Leave Scheme (Category A) are available in the document Procedures and Guidelines for Paid Study Leave.

Applicants are invited to apply using the appropriate Online Electronic Application (e-Form) and log in with their e-ID.

ONLY Online Applications are Accepted.

Late and/or Incomplete Applications cannot be Accepted.


For further enquiries, prospective applicants may send an email on