An Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA) is a weekly allowance payable to eligible students who have achieved 100% of their agreed attendance each week at school. It is payable on a 2 weekly basis
Students who have reached the age of 16 or over on or before 31 May 2018 and have applied for (or intend to apply for) an Education Maintenance Allowance will NOT be awarded a clothing grant. However, they may still be entitled to a Free School Meal.
You can apply online using our EMA online form.
Your online application form will allow you to upload any relevant documents and once submitted you will receive an email acknowledgement.
Before competing your EMA application form, you should read the Guidance Notes and Pupil Information [176kb] on how to apply.
You can also apply by using our Paper EMA Application Form [54kb]
No. of dependent children in household
£0 - £24,421
£0 - £26,884
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