16-18 College Bursary

If you are a full-time student, aged 16-19 and your annual household income is less than £20,817, you can apply for help with college costs including travel, meals, books, equipment and uniforms.

When can I apply?

If you are 16 or over but under 19 on 31/08/2018 (September 2018 entry) then we recommend that you apply as soon as you enrol onto your course to receive maximum benefit from the bursary scheme.

How can I apply?

Application forms with guidance notes are available from the links below. Please read the guidance notes before completing the application form.

Please return your application form to any College reception with the relevant evidence.

Terms and conditions apply.

Vulnerable Bursary

  • Worth up to £1,200
  • A range of support to meet your needs including travel support, equipment, materials, uniforms and trips
  • Monthly payments of up to £120, giving you the flexibility and decision making power to meet your course needs for materials, uniforms & trips, etc.

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Discretionary Bursary

  • Support towards the College's Travel Scheme
  • Monthly payments of £50 giving you the flexibility and decision making power to meet your course needs for material, uniforms, equipment, trips, etc.

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