Students who have childcare responsibilities may be eligible to receive financial support from a range of sources while studying at The University of Northampton.
Funding options include:
- Childcare grant (full-time students)
- NHS funded courses
- Access to Learning Fund
- Students who have dependent children may also be eligible to apply for Tax Credits and Benefits. Please note: from 2013, a new single benefit called Universal Credit will gradually be introduced as part of wider welfare reforms to replace many means-tested benefits such as Income Support and Housing Benefit, as well as Tax credits. For further information regarding benefit eligibility and/ or the introduction of Universal Credit, please see the Citizens Advice Bureau Adviceguide
Families Information Service - free impartial information on different childcare options in Northamptonshire.For further information about possible financial support, please contact the University's Financial Guidance team on 01604 892833 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.