Part-Time Fee Grant from Student Awards Agency for Scotland (SAAS)

This scheme can provide more than £500 and up to £1195 a year towards the cost of tuition fees. You need to earn less than £25000.

  • The Quest qualifications that are eligible for the funding are SVQs in:
    • Management 7 and 9
    • Administration 8
    • Learning and Development 8 and 9
    • Customer Service 8
    • PDA:Training and Development for delivery to groups level 7
    • Health and Social Care Level 7
    • Health and Social Care Level 7 Children and Young People

To qualify for this funding, you should have an income of £25,000 a year or less. You also need to be studying a part-time Higher Education course, Professional Development Award (PDA) or Continuing Professional Development (CPD) at levels 7-10 of the Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework (SCQF) and complete between 30-119 SCQF credits per year.  

Visit the SAAS website to find out more for 2019/20

Part Time Funding - SAAS

Quest has prepared a information sheet on the amount of funding you can access. Download here


INDIVIDUAL TRAINING ACCOUNTS ITA are available for Training Programmes.  You can claim £200 towards eligible training if you meet criteria such as earning less than £22000.