Further Education

Further Education can be classed as any course below HNC Level (or SCQF Level 7). Students studying under HNC level are eligible to apply for costs to assist while at college. Eligibility for funding support will always be dependent on individual circumstances.

Dependent on your age at the start of your course will determine what funding you can apply for during the academic session. You can get information on the different funds available by clicking the links below:

  • Maintenance Bursary

    Available to students aged over 18 and studying a course at SCQF level 6 or below.

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  • Travel Funding

    Available to students aged over 16 and studying a course at SCQF level 6 or below

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  • Study Materials

    Available to students aged 16 or over studying a course at SCQF level 6 or below

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  • Housing (Discretionary)

    Available to students regardless of SCQF level if you have housing costs

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  • EMA

    Available to students aged 16 to 19 studying a course at SCQF level 6 or below

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  • Childcare

    Available to students regardless of SCQF level if you are responsible for a child

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Funding Main Guide

Our Student Funding Guide can be downloaded below. This provides an in-depth guide to the funds listed above for student funding for academic session 2021/22.

Student Funding Guide 21/22

 

Funding Application

If you have been offered a place on one of our courses, you will be issued an invitation by email to apply for funding. The invite will also contain the information required to access the form. The email is sent automatically once applications are open and you have verified your place on your chosen course. Applications for funding are open to all students who have been given an Unconditional, Conditional or Waiting List offer.