16 - 19 Bursary Fund Policy

The 16-19 Bursary Fund is paid by the Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) to schools and colleges so that they may provide financial assistance to young people who face the greatest barriers to continuing in education post 16. 
 
Students who are eligible must apply online and provide the required evidence to support the application by Friday 4th October 2019. 
 
The funds should be used by students to help pay towards the costs related to participation in full time education such as:
Uniform
Books and equipment
Travel to university open days and interviews
Hardship Costs
 
For more information to see if you may be eligible to apply please read the guidelines attached to the online application form below: