Early Years Inclusion Fund Discretionary Grant
Please visit the Family Information Service website.
School Uniform Grants
Cornwall Council does not provide a grant towards school uniforms. Each school's Governing Board are responsible for their policy on school uniform. Please contact your child's school to check if they can help.
For information on reducing the cost of school uniform, please visit the Support in Cornwall website.
Higher Education Student Finance
Students have to apply directly to the new Student Finance England service.
Further information and application forms on the gov.uk website. You can call 0845 300 50 90 (find out about call charges).
There is also information available on the DirectGov website about disabled students allowance.
Adult Learning Grant
The Adult Learning Grant (ALG) gives a helping hand towards travel, study materials or other costs. These must be related to studying.
If you’re an adult taking a full-time course, you could get up to £30 per week during term time - around £1,000 a year
You can use ALG to study for a wide range of qualifications, including BTECs, NVQs, GCSEs and A-levels.
Please visit Adult Learning Grant (ALG) for further information.