Scholarships and Student Funding

Students with children

Details on government funding and University bursaries.

If you are a UK student with children, in addition to fees and loans there are sources of funding which do not need to be repaid.

Lone Parents' Grant and Lone Parents' Childcare Grant

Information on the Lone Parents' Grant and Lone Parents' Childcare Grant for Scottish undergraduate students.

Childcare Fund

Means-tested Childcare funds are available for students using registered childcare in the academic year 2020-2021. The funds are provided by the Scottish Government and awards are made at the discretion of the University on a case-by-case basis.