You may be eligible for financial support to enable you to return to education, employment or training.
16-19 bursary fund
You could get up to £1200 if:
- You’re in or recently left local authority care
- You get Income Support or Universal Credit because you’re financially supporting yourself
- You get Disability Living Allowance (DLA) in your name and either Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) or Universal Credit
- You get Personal Independence Payment (PIP) in your name and either ESA or Universal Credit
- Be at least 16 and under 19 on 31 August 2020
- Study at a publicly funded school or college, or be on an unpaid training course
- Meet the residency requirements - your school or college can check this
For more information visit https://www.gov.uk/1619-bursary-fund
You may be able to borrow money to help pay for university or college tuition fees and to help with living costs.
To find out more visit https://www.gov.uk/student-finance
Care to Learn
The Care to Learn scheme can help with childcare costs while you study.
For more information visit https://www.gov.uk/care-to-learn