You could get up to £1,200 if at least one of the following applies; e.g. you are in care, a care leaver, a young person in receipt of income support or a disabled young person in receipt of Employment and Support Allowance and also in receipt of Disability Living Allowance. You must be able to demonstrate that you are personally in receipt of the benefit if applicable in order to qualify. If you’re a parent you’ll also need to be living away from your own parents to qualify.
Further details are available at: https://www.gov.uk/16-to-19-education-financial-support-for-students
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