Married/established relationship student


Further Education (Highers, NC, SVQ, Access, Intro to, Prepare for, Step into etc)

  • 18 years and over
  • Studying full-time
  • Married or living with a partner in an established relationship

Funding is subject to certain qualifying criteria as defined by the Scottish Government including residence requirements and household income.

 May be considered for:Information required:Documents required may include:

Married or living with a partner in an established relationship - with or without or without dependent children

  • Tuition fees 
  • Travel Allowance
  • Study Materials
  • Maximum Weekly Payment of £113.00
  • Personal Details
  • Education
  • Bank Details
  • Travel Details
  • Student's Income
  • Partner's Income
  • Birth Certificate, Valid Passport, Driving Licence or Young Scot Card
  • Proof of Student Income (P45 / 2 months recent payslips)
  • Partner’s P60
  • Proof of Student’s / Partner’s benefits
  • Tax Credit Award Notice (2022/23) / Universal Credit Details (if applicable)
  • Children’s Birth Certificate (if applicable)


Yearly household income Weekly maintenance estimate - no other dependents Weekly maintenance estimate - one other dependent child


















  • Inverness College operates an online funding application 
  • You will be invited to apply once offered an unconditional place on a course and funding opens
  • Documents requested can be emailed to or handed into the Student Support Centre
  • Keep an eye on your Student Hub for further information about evidence you have provided
  • You will be notified of the decision about your award and details will be placed on your Student Hub