Care Experienced Accommodation Grant

Care Experienced Accommodation Grant

Depending on your circumstances you may be eligible for a Care Experienced Accommodation Grant.

Awarding Body
Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS)
Maximum £105 per week.
31 March
Quantity of Awards
One application per student per academic year


You may be eligible for this grant if you have been looked after by a UK local authority.

The grant provides financial help towards accommodation costs during the long summer vacation for care experienced students.


Eligible Countries of Residence

  • Scotland

Eligible Courses

Course Level

  • Undergraduate

Mode of Attendance

  • On Campus

Mode of Study

  • Full Time

Subject Area

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Architecture, Construction & Surveying
  • Art & Design
  • Business & Management
  • Communication, Media & Marketing
  • Computing
  • Energy
  • Engineering
  • Events, Tourism & Hospitality
  • Fashion
  • Health & Sport Science
  • Law
  • Pharmacy & Life Sciences
  • Social Studies

Other Requirements

You must be under the age of 26 prior to the first day of the first academic year of your course.

You must meet all conditions set out by SAAS.

Nursing and Midwifery students are not eligible to apply to this grant.

How to Apply

Find out more about SAAS, assistance available and how to apply online:

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