Bursary Information

Bursary & Travel Grant Process For Entry 2019/20

Students living more than 4 miles from College are eligible for help with travelling costs. The minimum payment in 2018 was £13.00. This is not means tested.

If your parents’/guardians’ household income is less than £30,000 per year, you will be entitled to a Bursary to help with College costs. The minimum payment in 2018 was £13.00. Relevant evidence will be required as this is means tested.

If your parents’/guardians’ are in receipt of an income based benefit, you may be entitled to free meals/snacks or drinks up to the value of £3.00 per day.

Information and application forms will be available from the 1st June 2019 via the College website.

Financial Support

The College offers the following benefits to students:

  • All courses are FREE
  • Trips/educational visits that are essential for the course will be FREE
  • Other trips/educational visits may be subsidised
  • Transport to essential College-related activities will be FREE
  • Examinations will be FREE for the first entry

Funds are available to support the following:

  • Student Bursary
  • Free Meals
  • College Travel Grant

Bursary & Travel Grant Process For Current Students (Entry 2018/19)

Check if you qualify for the Bursary/Travel Grant and Free Meals by downloading the 2018/19 Application Form here

Download funding guidelines here

Complete the form as soon as possible and hand in to Student Information to ensure you receive financial help from the first week of term.

If you need help or guidance completing the application form, then please call Student Information on 01204 846215 or email misenquiries@bolton-sfc.ac.uk

A College Travel Grant is available to all students living 4 miles or more from College, please apply by downloading the 2018/19 application form here