England 2015/16 - values of student grants
Date of publication: 2016
Grants - note: In 2013/14, 58 % of 1st cycle applicants were awarded a grant
Need-based grant (euro): max 4800
Merit-based grant (euro): -
Student grants1st cycle full-time – the support package includes a need based grant for living costs. The grant is awarded on a sliding scale with a full grant of GBP 3 387 for students with a household income of GBP 25 000 or less and a partial grant for students with a household income of up to GBP 42 620. In 2013/14, 58 %of applicants eligible for support (grant and/or loan) were awarded a grant (43 % a full grant and 15 % a partial grant). Students who are lone parents or who have certain disabilities may be eligible for a special support grant. Many institutions also offer other bursaries and scholarships aimed at students from under-represented groups.
Source: Eurydice, National Student Fee and Support Systems 2013/2014, 2015/2016, 2016/2017