When enrolling on a course at Long Road Sixth Form College, consideration should be given to the costs involved such as transport, meals, equipment, books, trips, stationery and childcare.
To ensure that finance is not a barrier to learning, funding is available to support students from a low income household.
To be eligible for Financial Support, you will need to be under 19 as at 01 September 2020, demonstrate an annual household income ordinarily below £20,000, be studying a qualification up to Level 3 and have been resident in the EEA or Switzerland for three years or more.
Depending on your circumstances you may be eligible for a bursary from one of the following funds:
For further information, please click on the relevant fund.
Applying for Financial Support
You can apply for Financial Support by completing the Application Form 2020-21 and reading the Guidelines It is a quick and easy process. Please complete the application form and supply recent photocopies of appropriate evidence.
The preferable form of financial proof is a Tax Credit Awards Notice (TCAN) starting 06 April 2020, Annual Tax Credits Review dated 31st July 2020 or a copy of recent means tested benefit dated after April 2020. Photocopies of financial evidence will need to be provided with your application to demonstrate an annual household income showing below £20,000. Please note an application does not guarantee that an award will be made.
We would actively encourage students to apply for possible support as soon as they can.
If you need any advice or help with completing the form, then please contact us on 01223 631100 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit the Student Helpdesk.