Full time students over the age of 16 may be eligible to apply for a discretionary Sixth Form bursary to be spent on items such as essential course equipment, course related trips, travel to open days, uniforms or other school resources.

There are two types of discretionary bursary available – up to £800 for those whose annual household income is below £16,190 and up to £500 for those whose annual household income is below £24,000.

Application forms are made available in September/October each year and communicated to all 6th form students. The completed forms, together with proof of household income are then reviewed by the Bursary Fund Committee. On successful completion payments are then made to the student on a termly basis up to the total amount.