Educational Maintenance Allowance

Education Maintenance Allowances (EMAs) provide financial support to eligible 16 to 19 year olds who want to continue learning.

If you’re eligible for an Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA), you must complete the following every academic year:

  • an EMA application form
  • a learning agreement

Renewals require a new application form and the learning agreement to be completed each year.

To apply for an EMA please follow this link.