Grants administered under Discretionary Support

Grants for Students with Declared Disabilities 

Applicants

All graduate students registered with the University’s Disability Advisory Service

Purpose

To contribute to academic-related costs recommended within a Student Support Plan but not provided for within the Disabled Students Allowance (DSA) or by other means.

Quantity

  • Normally a maximum of £100 for equipment, £50 per annum for photocopying and consumables

Clarifications

  • Awards are not automatic but will be assessed by Graduate  Finance Committee; applications must be supported by a Student Support Plan (a copy of which is normally held by the Academic Administrator)
  • Where applications are sensitive, delegated authority will be given to the Senior Tutor, as College’s Disability Lead, to authorize, and in consultation as necessary with the University’s Disability Advisory Service.

Applications

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Submit online applications  by Monday 4th week (MT, HT, TT) for consideration by Graduate Finance Committee Monday 6th week each term.

Urgent applications outside of this timeframe will be considered by direct request to the Senior Tutor.