We understand that being a student in financial hardship can be a huge hurdle to overcome. Funds are available to assist students with the costs associated with attending college such as essential kits, uniforms, materials, and childcare, etc.
You may be eligible to access financial support through the following funds during the academic year:
- 16 to 19 Bursary
- 19+ Adult Bursar
- Advanced Learner Loan Bursary
- 20+ Childcare
16 to 19 Bursary
Students must be aged 16 or over but under 19 on 31 August 2021 to be eligible for help from the bursary fund in the 2021 to 2022 academic year. Students aged 19 on 31st August are only eligible to receive a discretionary bursary if they are continuing on a study programme they began aged 16 to 18 (‘19+ continuers’) or have an Education, Health and Care Plan (EHCP) up to the age of 24.
The two types of Bursaries are Discretionary and Vulnerable: