16 - 19 Bursary

The 16-19 Bursary Fund is a government scheme to help people facing hardship to stay in fulltime education. The bursary fund has two elements:

1.            The vulnerable bursary

You can receive up to £1200 if you:

  • are in local authority care
  • recently left local authority care
  • receive income support or universal credit in your own name
  • are disabled and receive both employment support allowance AND disability living allowance or personal independence payments in your own name

 

2.            The discretionary bursary

You may be able eligible if you have been in receipt of free school meals or your household income is less than £25,000

Awards are dependent on behaviour and good attendance

If you think you might be eligible for one of the bursaries, please download an application form from our website or collect one from the main school reception.

 

Links:

Bursary Application Form 2016/2017

Bursary Policy Notes 2016/2017