Gender Expression Fund Grant

The College is committed to welcoming and supporting its transgender and non-binary students. The Gender Expression Fund supports students with the cost of items that help them feel comfortable with their gender presentation and might be financially inaccessible to some. These might include wigs, binders and concealing underwear.

Type of award
Welfare and hardship
Eligibility or selection criteria

Any current Balliol student.

Amount awarded

Funding is available to the value of the item. 

How and when to apply

To apply, please email the Student Finance and Support Administrator (see email addresses below) with details about your purchase or visit her in the College Office. 

Once your application has been approved please complete a Grant Payment Request form to claim funds. You will be asked to upload evidence of expenditure.

Further information

The Student Finance and Support Administrator can offer support and advice on purchasing these items and can be contacted on or if there are any queries.