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Students and benefits

Benefits for young people in further education or training

October 2019
This factsheet covers the special rules that apply for young people in further education, or on certain training courses.

Benefits and tax credits for students

October 2019
Overview of benefits and tax credits for students in Scotland

Parents claiming for young people in further education or training

October 2019
Factsheet explaining when a parent, or someone responsible for a child, can continue to claim benefit for a child aged 16 or over.

Benefits for disabled students

October 2019
If you are a full-time student with a long-term illness or disability you may be able to stay on benefits while you are studying.

Introduction to benefits for student advisers

11 November 2019
Last chance to book on our training course: 19 November in Glasgow

Student training courses coming up soon

02 October 2019
We have 2 useful training courses; Students and benefits - an update on 5 Nov and Introduction to benefits for student advisers on 19 Nov

Students and benefits e-bulletin September 2019

Student handbook NEW EDITION, students and benefits training courses, funeral support payments and more

Universal credit and students

This factsheet explains the rules for students claiming universal credit in Scotland.

Universal credit for lone parent students

This factsheet has information about universal credit for lone parents on a course of education.

Benefits and tax credits for lone parent students

This factsheet sets out the main social security benefits and tax credits that lone parents may be able to claim during a course of education.