Funding for Individuals

Individual Training Accounts

”Individual Training Accounts (ITAs) are for people who are 16 or over and living in Scotland."

These will be available from October 2017.

Further details will be posted in due course.


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

This scheme can provide more than £500 and up to £900 a year towards the cost of tuition fees.

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 and download an application form for academic year 2017 - 18.

SAAS Funding 

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