Did you know that you may be eligible for financial support towards the cost of attending college?
If your household income is below £30,000* NET, we may be able to help you with funding towards the cost of travel to College, equipment and childcare. Check out our Guide to Student Finance here.
*This can increase by £1,000 for each additional dependant child you have aged under 20 living in your home. This will be capped at £3,000 (3 additional dependants).
How to apply
It is easy to apply, you can either print our application form or collect one from the Student Services desk at any of our centres. Our Guide to Student Funding should answer any questions you may have, alternatively you can pop into College and speak to a member of our Student Services team or contact us on 0115 9 100 100. Please return the fully completed form, including all applicable evidence to Student Services. If you are not eligible for Student Funding, then our other sources of support may be available. Student Services are able to provide information on external funding that may be available to you.
You will need to provide evidence to claim financial assistant. Please contact Students Services for examples of what you may need.
If your application is unsuccessful, you can appeal the decision by completing an appeals form. You will need to include applicable evidence to support your appeal.
Funding may be available for your children to have a place at one of our nurseries.