Student awards

Welcome to the Student Awards Homepage

All of our latest news can be found in the Student Awards Message Bulletin below and more detailed information regarding all aspects of Student Awards can be found in our Downloadable documents.

You can contact us by email at however please note that we deal with all queries in order of receipt.

You can send correspondence or visit us at:

The Student Awards Team

Department for Education Sport and Culture

Thie Slieau Whallian

Foxdale Road

St John's

IM4 3AS.

Important Note

Students from the Isle of Man are not eligible for a loan from the UK Student Loans Company.

Student Awards Message Bulletin – January 2022

Student Awards Team have moved

The Student Awards team have moved to their new office at Thie Slieau Whallian, Foxdale Rd, St John's IM4 3AS. If you need to ask us anything the most efficient way to do this is to contact us via email at

Isle of Man Graduate Fair 2022

Registration is now open for the Isle of Man Graduate Fair to be held from 1pm to 5pm on Thursday 14 April 2022 at Comis Mount Murray Golf Club. Attendees will be able to engage with employers from a wide range of sectors to learn more about the wide variety of opportunities available on the Island as well as hear from speakers who will be sharing their experiences and advice for those thinking about beginning their career in the Isle of Man. Register to the Graduate Fair 2022 online.

2021-22 Student Award

Please ensure that the contributors to your award forward a copy of their 2020-21 Income Tax Resident Assessment Notice to the below address as soon as possible or at the latest by 14 April 2022.

If all or part of any of their income is derived from a business or self-employment, they should also submit a copy of the accounts/income & expenditure relevant to the tax year ended 5 April 2021.

This information is required by the Department to verify the income details submitted on the 2021-22 application and finalise the award.

Please note:

  • If you are receiving a maintenance grant, the 3rd term payment will not be released until the requested information has been received and processed by the Student Awards team.
  • Non-receipt of this information can cause delays in fee payments, grant payments and the processing of subsequent applications. This may result in issues with access rights within your institution, and with registration at commencement of the following year.

Hard copies should be sent to the address above or a scanned copy with the Student’s name can be emailed to

Student Wellbeing

On the Student Wellbeing page you will find links to organisations who can offer help and guidance if you feel that you need it at any point.