Advanced Learner Loan Bursary

Who could get help?

  • Anyone who is enrolled onto a Further Education course, Level 3 or higher
  • Have successfully secured an Advanced Learner Loan


  • In receipt of a means tested benefit
  • Or on a low income
  • Have been ordinarily resident in the British Isles or European Union for purposes other than education for the past three years.

What could I get help with?

  • Travel to College
  • Books and electronic resources (software)
  • College trips
  • College meals
  • Travel support to attend university or job interviews
  • Equipment/materials (to enhance employability opportunities)
  • Uniform, clothing and PPE that is recommended to support industry standards

When can I apply?

You will only be able to apply once you have started at college. Full details will be given on your first day by your tutor.

Apply here