Financial Contingency Fund (FCF)
The Financial Contingency Fund can provide support for learners who are on a full-time Further Education Course and on low income. In particular, it can support learners with nursery fees, specific kit equipment for practical courses, free meals for under 18’s and transport for over 19’s.
Applicants are means-tested; evidence of specified benefits will need to be provided, the Financial Contingency Fund prioritises certain categories of support, so please apply early. More details about the Fund can be seen on the Financial Contingency Fund policy.
Application forms for 20-21 will be available for you to apply on the from mid-July onwards, a link will be uploaded here at this time.
Please contact your campus Learner Services for more information.