This grant has been created to support the programme’s target learners to access higher education (HE) opportunities. This may include; travel to HE open days, HE interviews, apprenticeship events and experience days.

The grant is for the use of the young person named on the application form, plus one other person should they wish to take someone, and should not be used for any other purpose. To find out if you are eligible for this grant please submit a short application by clicking the button below.

The grant is not intended for costs which do not directly support a person progressing to HE, or for ongoing costs such as regular travel to/from university or college

To find out if you are eligible for the Higher Education Opportunities Grant, please complete our short application below.





    Funding Details


    Please provide details of what the funding will be used for?

    • Include a good description of the resource or online event and, if possible, include links.
    • If request is for train travel, please detail the stations and times for travel.
    • If you are travelling by car, please provide mileage.