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Application forms for a Social Work Bursary
The application window for the 2016/17 academic year is now open. The closing date for September 2016 (Autumn courses) is 1 November 2016 and the closing date for January 2017 (Winter courses) is 14 February 2017. Any applications we receive after then will be rejected.
Please select the correct application form below and read the guidance notes contained within it. Each form should be completed online then printed off, signed and posted to us at:
Social Work Bursaries
PO Box 141
Undergraduate student Social Work Bursary application form
Postgraduate student Social Work Bursary application form
Additional forms for postgraduate students
The forms listed below should be used by postgraduate students only.
If you are on an undergraduate course, please contact your Local Education Authority (LEA) for possible assistance with your childcare costs or support for a disability.
Postgraduate student Disabled Student Allowance (DSA) application form (You must complete a DSA application form each academic year that you wish to claim this allowance.)
Postgraduate student Childcare Allowance application form (2016/17)
Postgraduate student Childcare Allowance application form (2015/16) - please only use this form if you now need to claim childcare costs for the current academic year
You only need to complete the forms below if you are a postgraduate student and you are unable to provide evidence of a spouse, partner or civil partner's income or benefits as described in the application form guidance notes. Again, these forms are for use by postgraduate students only.
Confirmation of earnings
Confirmation of benefits
Guidance for students
We have Social Work Bursary guidance booklets available for both undergraduate and postgraduate students on our Student Guidance web page.
If you need to change the bank or building society account we pay your Social Work Bursary into:
If you are applying for or are receiving a retainer: