Student Support Grant (rolling)

The Student Support Grant is intended to support Balliol students who experience unexpected financial difficulties due to unforeseeable circumstances. The grant is available on a rolling basis.

Type of award
Welfare and hardship
Eligibility or selection criteria

All Balliol undergraduates and postgraduates regardless of fee status (Home, EU, Overseas, etc.). Those who have received Balliol Support Grants (previously called Student Maintenance Grants) will need to explain how their financial situation has changed since the grant was made. 

Amount awarded

Grants will range between £100 and £1,000 and will not usually exceed £1,000, except under exceptional circumstances. Grants are awarded on the basis of financial need due to unexpected circumstances.

How and when to apply

To apply, there are two steps. Please complete a Student Support Grant application form. Secondly, please upload your application form to the Sharepoint form. Balliol students may apply at any time during the academic year.

Further information

If you have any queries about the Student Support Grant, please contact the Student Finance Officer.