Funding for Further Education

You can now apply for EMA and WGLG FE for 2024 to 2025!

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.