16-19 Bursary Fund
16-19 Bursary Fund Guidelines and Application Form 2023-24
The 16 to 19 Bursary Fund
The 16 to 19 Bursary Fund was introduced in 2011 and is money the government has given to local authorities, schools, colleges and other education and training providers to provide financial support to help students overcome specific barriers to participation, so they can remain in education.
Epsom and Ewell High School will target the 16-19 Bursary fund to ensure that it reaches students who face sign
ificant barriers to participating in education and will target funds to help the students in greatest need. (See categories 1-4 on the application form). Eligible students could receive an annual bursary of up to £1,200.
Students who are not eligible for the Bursary Fund can apply to the Discretionary Fund for support for course specific educational visits and residential trips, educational materials such as books & equipment, university application (UCAS) fees and transport costs if an Oyster card is not available.