It can be used for a variety of capital works.
Athlone Institute of Technology is receiving a funding boost of €1.4m.
It's from the Department of Higher Education's €38m capital works programme.
The grant can be used to address minor works and equipment to facilitate the safe return to on campus learning, ICT and equipment upgrades and building improvements.
Institute of Technology Carlow will also benefit to the tune of €1.78m.