Finance and Funding Information

If you're aged 16-18, we’ve put together a Money Saving Guide packed with information about what grants and funds you can apply to and how you can save money on some of the costs of coming to college.

  • Save on travel
  • Cash for kit
  • Free gym
  • Free meals
  • Free parking

Talk to us

Our team of finance experts are always on hand to help you understand what funding you may be entitled to and to help you complete the application forms.

T: 0191 490 4627


You can apply to the Gateshead College Bursary for help paying for;

  • Travel 
  • Uniforms or kit
  • Other couse related costs
  • Travel to work experience placements
  • Smart clothes for job or university interviews
  • Travel to university interviews
  • Competition entry fees
  • Conference tickets or trip costs

Applications are assessed based on your total household income or if you or your parent/carer receive benefits.

How to Apply

You can apply to the Gateshead College Bursary between July and August before you join us in September. You can still enrol on your course and request further information and an application form to be sent out in July.

Other Benefits