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Education Maintenance Allowances 2015-16

Education Maintenance Allowances 2015-16

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

ISBN: 9781788514071

The EMA programme aims to provide support for young people aged 16 to 19 from low income families to overcome financial barriers to stay on in post-16 education, either in school or on a further education college course.

Executive Summary

Education Maintenance Allowance provides financial support for young people from low-income households to overcome financial barriers to participate in appropriate school or further education college courses or an Activity Agreement.