How to apply for fee support and Course Grant

How you apply for fee support and Course Grant as a continuing student depends on when your course started.

When did your course start?

Courses that started from 1 September 2014 onwards

The quickest and simplest way to apply is online.

  1. If you don’t already have a Student Finance account, you’ll need to create an account
  2. Login to your Student Finance account and submit your application
  3. Provide us with any necessary evidence
  4. Sign and return the Online Declaration Form

Paper application

Although we recommend applying online, we still have a paper application available if you need one. Visit our Useful forms page to download forms and guidance notes.

Courses that started before 1 September 2014

Applied before

Complete the following form for the academic year to which you are applying:

For academic year 2017/18

For academic year 2016/17

Applying for the first time

Complete the following form for the academic year to which you are applying:

For academic year 2017/18

For academic year 2016/17

Open University

If you’re an Open University student and started your course before the 1st of September 2014, you’ll need to apply through the Open University for your financial support. You can contact the Open University by phone on 0300 303 5303 or visit www.open.ac.uk.



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