Grant / loan for studying at your home university

Student Finance Wales - Childcare Grant

General information on this grant / loan

Student Finance Wales
Childcare Grant
Other limitation: 
Must have 1 or more children under the age of 15 (17 if child has special educational needs)

General Description

Students can receive a Childcare Grant towards the cost of your childcare if their children are in registered and approved childcare. The Childcare Grant goes up to £161.50 per week for one child and it is up to £274.55 per week for two or more children.


Higher education students who are studying full-time and have children are eligible to apply. Applicants must be permanent residents in Wales.

Application deadlines

Applications can be submitted at any time.