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Education Maintenance Allowances (EMA): 2015-2016

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 education.

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Footnotes

1. See methodology note – Age of recipients.

2. See methodology note – College student population.

3. This number includes a small number of part time students who became eligible this academic year. See section Impact of January 2016 policy extension for more information.

4. See methodology note – gender.

5. See methodology note - Recipients from Deprived Areas of Scotland

6. See methodology note - Recipients from Deprived Areas of Scotland

7. See methodology note - Recipients from Deprived Areas of Scotland

Contact

Email: Scott Dickie

Phone: 0300 244 4000 – Central Enquiry Unit

The Scottish Government
St Andrew's House
Regent Road
Edinburgh
EH1 3DG

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