Financial Support

The Bursary Fund

The 16-19 Bursary Fund offers help to students at One to continue in full-time education, who might otherwise be financially disadvantaged. The Fund has 2 parts:

Discretionary Bursary

Students living with parents/carers can apply for the Discretionary fund. Eligibility is primarily based on the level of household income (including all benefits) as follows:

  • up to £30,000

Students are encouraged to apply if they have extenuating circumstances leading to a financial need in attending and participating in college. 

Vulnerable Bursary

Awards up to £1,200 per annum are made, on evidence of financial need, if at least one of the following applies, students are:

  • In care
  • Care leaver
  • receiving Income Support, or Universal Credit because they are financially supporting themselves or financially supporting themselves and someone who is dependent on them and living with them such as a child or partner
  • receiving Disability Living Allowance or Personal Independence Payments in their own right as well as Employment and Support Allowance or Universal Credit in their own right   

Financial Support (Bursary) Statement & Application Form

Applications for 2024-2025 are now open. Please make sure you have read the bursary statement before applying.

2024-2025 Bursary Statement

2024-2025 Bursary Application Form If you have any queries regarding the bursary process, please email

Online Shop

The online shop is an easier way for you to purchase products and services associated with student life at One.  It is an easy and safe way to buy and pay for the following items for college:
  • Course Materials
  • Exam Fees
  • Printing Credits
  • Work Experience DBS Charges
To experience the convenience of the online shop, why not have a look below.