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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Published by Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.

Students and benefits eligibility

CPAG in Scotland

This event is in the past

Many advisers work with students in both further and higher education. This standard level course explains the different benefits that further and higher education students can claim, including universal credit.

The course covers:

Definitions of full-time study and part-time study for benefits

Eligibility for universal credit

Which students can get other means-tested benefits (such as income support and housing benefit) and tax credits

Overview of how student funding affects benefits

Other benefits students may be eligible for

11:00, 13 June to 14 June 2022
Pauline Chalmers
Families & young people
Various - see website