Part time Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA)

If you are studying on a part time basis you may be eligible for EMA support of £30 per week. Study / travel costs are not part of this award.

STUDENT FUNDING GUIDE

PART TIME FURTHER EDUCATION - 16 - 17 YEARS OF AGE

Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA)

  • Under 18 years at the start date of the course
  • Studying a part time non advanced course
  • Not already receiving EMA for a full time course
  • Living with parents or legal guardians

EMA weekly payment is £30, means-tested as shown:

1 child: £0 - £24,421

2+ children: £0 - £26,884

How to apply: If you think you may be eligible please contact a member of the Student Funding Team to request an application form

Student Funding Team

01387 734336

Student Funding Team

01387 734057

Student Funding Team

01387 734061