How to Apply

Shortly after you have enrolled, a unique application form will be sent to the email address you supplied at enrolment. If you do not receive this email, please email for a new link to be resent. Once you have completed the application, it will then outline what evidence you will need to bring and where to take it.

If you are 16-19 and live in a household with a gross annual income of £28,000 or below, you may be eligible for support with meals and travel.

  • Please note, financial support and entitlement to loans and bursaries are evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
  • The funds available are limited.
  • To apply for financial support, you must be enrolled on an eligible Leeds City College course.
  • If the below information doesn’t answer your questions, you may be able to find out more information from our policies or useful resources.

Policies and Useful Resources

Learner Support Fund Policy

Student Privacy Notice

Learner Support Frequently Asked Questions

Benefits information:

Information on fees and funding is correct at the time of publication, however may be subject to change due to college and government policy decisions.


Students have the right to appeal a decision. This must be in writing to the Student Funds Manager within 21 days of receiving confirmation of an award or a rejection. The letter should set out the reasons for the appeal plus any further evidence to support the appeal. The decision of the Student Funds Manager will be given in writing within 14 days.

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