Full-time Adult Dependants’ Grant

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Adult Dependants’ Grant is additional funding to help students who are financially responsible for another adult.

This grant is available to full-time students studying an eligible:

  • undergraduate course
  • Initial Teacher Training (ITT) course
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE)

The grant doesn’t usually have to be paid back unless they leave their course early.

The grant is paid directly to the student, in addition to any other student finance they can get.