Courses Bursaries FAQ
Q: If I am applying for a bursary will this affect my chances of being offered a place on the course?
A: No. All applicants are selected on merit and must meet our selection criteria. Once we have selected successful applicants, any bursary applications will be considered. Your application will not affect our selection decision.
Q: If I am not successful in my application for a bursary, can I still attend the course?
A: Yes of course. You have been selected for the course on merit.
Q: I am disabled and have specific access requirements. Should I be applying to the Caring Support Fund?
A: No. We have separate budgetary provision for meeting your access requirements and making adjustments on all our courses to cover individual needs. If you are a disabled person, don't forget you can apply for the Disabled Leaders Bursary.
Q: How many awards will you be making?
A: We will be offering up to five awards from the Caring Support Fund, one discounted place per course for an artist/practitioner and up to three discounted places per course for BAME leaders. All eligible Disabled Leaders Bursary applicants will receive a bursary.
Q. How much can I apply for from the Caring Support Fund?
<!- [if !supportLists]-><!-[endif]->A: Up to £375 per week is available for candidates with caring responsibilities who incur additional costs while away from home. You must upload a budget setting out estimated costs at the point of application.
Got any more questions about bursaries? Drop us an email at ShortCourses@cloreleadership.org