16 – 18 Years – Financial Support

What help can I get with Student Finance?

Apply now for help with your course related costs. For students with an identified low household income, there may be financial support available. Awards can help with your course related costs such as travel, childcare, books and equipment and much more.

If you are aged over sixteen and thinking of enrolling on a full or part-time course, you can apply for funding by downloading one of the student finance application forms below. Funds will be targeted at students where there is an identified low household income.

You are advised to read the notes and policies with the form and ensure that you provide all the evidence that is required when submitting your application.

The 2019/2020 Further Education Fee policy can be found at www.colchester.ac.uk/policies/.

School Leavers (16 – 18 Year Old Learners) Financial Support Documents

16-19 Bursary Application Form
16-19 Bursary Policy
16-19 Bursary and Free Meal Guidelines
16-19 Bursary Notes

Care to Learn – childcare for students aged under 20 at the start of their course

For queries and further information

Contact Student Services on (01206) 712078 or visit any campus for Student Finance information and advice.

  • Colchester Campus: (01206) 712078
  • Braintree Campus: (01206) 814194
  • Clacton Campus: (01206) 712234