Funding for Further Education

Applications for EMA and WGLG FE in 2023 to 2024 are now open! Check our news story to find out how to apply.

What type of student are you?

Continuing your education after school leaving age

Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA) is for 16 to 18 year olds living in Wales, who want to continue their education after school leaving age. If you’re eligible, you could get £40 a week, paid every two weeks.

Studying a course of further education at college

The Welsh Government Learning Grant FE is for students aged 19 or over who are studying a course of Further Education at college. If you’re eligible, you could get up to £1,500 a year.