1. Publication

    05 Jul 2019

    Support for nursing and midwifery students 2019-2020

    Booklet explaining available funding to new students undertaking nursing and midwifery degree programmes in Scotland in 2019-2020.

  2. Publication

    13 Jun 2019

    Commissioner for Fair Access annual report 2019: building on progress towards fair access

    Second annual report from Commissioner for Fair Access, in which he assesses the progress on fair access in Scotland.

  3. Statistics

    16 Apr 2019

    Education maintenance allowances: 2017 to 2018

    Statistics on Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA) recipients and payments made in 2017-2018.

  4. NEWS

    16 Apr 2019 09:30

    Education Maintenance Allowances 2017-18

    A National Statistics Publication for Scotland.

  5. NEWS

    05 Apr 2019 09:30

    Support for students after EU exit

    Funding available to 'UK Returners' for seven years.

  6. Publication

    13 Mar 2019

    EU exit: action plan for further and higher education

    Our latest understanding of what Brexit would mean for Scotland's further and higher education sectors, and what we as a responsible government are doing to mitigate these risks.

  7. Factsheet

    25 Feb 2019

    STEM teacher education bursary: eligibility criteria

    Details of the eligibility criteria for the STEM teacher education bursary.

  8. NEWS

    22 Feb 2019 09:15

    Access to financial support for students expanded

    New funding for postgraduate studies.

  9. Consultation analysis

    18 Feb 2019

    Good college governance consultation: analysis of responses

    Analysis of responses to our good college governance consultation which ran from April to May 2017.

  10. Publication

    07 Feb 2019

    STEM strategy for education and training: first annual report

    Overview of progress in the first year of the five year STEM Strategy for Education and Training in Scotland.

  11. NEWS

    29 Jan 2019 14:30

    More support for student wellbeing

    Mental health services at colleges and universities.

  12. Publication

    21 Sep 2018

    STEM bursary: equality impact assessment 2018

    The EQIA summarises how decision makers balanced the aim of the STEM bursaries against the potential adverse impacts of the policy on groups with protected characteristics.

  13. NEWS

    09 Jun 2018 15:56

    More financial help for students

    Increase to student bursaries and loan repayment threshold.

  14. NEWS

    10 May 2018 09:30

    Personalised online careers support for all pupils

    Recommendations of Learner Journey Review published.

  15. NEWS

    25 Apr 2018 11:30

    Tackling sexual violence and harassment on campus

    New toolkit to address gender-based violence in universities and colleges.

  16. NEWS

    23 Mar 2018 11:06

    Final chance to submit 2017-18 SAAS applications

    Issued on behalf of the Student Awards Agency Scotland.

  17. NEWS

    30 Jan 2018 11:01

    Quality and equality improve in colleges

    Latest figures for 2016-17 published by Scottish Funding Council.

  18. NEWS

    14 Dec 2017 14:35

    Scotland’s Budget

    Investing in the NHS, protecting low earners, backing Scotland’s economy.

  19. NEWS

    20 Nov 2017 10:42

    Independent review of student support

    Minister thanks Review Group for their report.

  20. Independent report

    20 Nov 2017

    Student financial support in Scotland: independent review

    Recommendations for improving the higher and further education student support system.

  21. NEWS

    07 Sep 2017 10:00

    Flexible Workforce Development Fund

    £10 million to deliver in-work training.