Other assistance

In addition to your grant, you may be entitled (subject to eligibility) to assistance from one of the following:  

Certain Social Security benefits 

Please contact: 

Social Security Division
Markwell House
Douglas
Isle of Man
IM1 2RZ

or visit the following webpage for information: 

/categories/benefits-and-financial-support/social-security-benefits 

Educational trust funds 

There is a selection of funds administered by the Department. Students under the age of 24 suffering hardship may apply in writing to: 

Investigations and Education Liaison Manager
Department of Education and Children
Hamilton House
Peel Road
Douglas
IM1 5EZ 

Manchester University Convocation IoM Group Postgraduate Grant 

A grant is available to students undertaking postgraduate study at Manchester University and who are in receipt of support from the Department of Education and Children. For further details, please write to: 

Mrs E Higgins
Hon Treasurer
Manchester University Convocation Isle of Man Group
Birchleigh House
Hillberry Road
Onchan
IM3 4EU
+44 1624 620197  

Gubay’s Gift 

As a result of a generous gift from Mr Albert Gubay, a bursary is available to those students attending one of the world’s top 10 universities. For more information regarding this, please contact wendy.stanway@gov.im   

Decorative and Fine Arts Society Isle of Man (DFAS IOM) 

A bursary is available to a student studying Art, or an Arts related subject (including architecture, furniture design, etc.) Applications in writing should be forwarded via the Department and addressed to: 

The Chairman
Isle of Man Decorative and Fine Arts Society  

The Lady Monica Cockfield Memorial Trust 

The Trust is directed towards encouraging studies at postgraduate level in matters directly related to the European Union. Applications should be forwarded via the Department in writing to the Lady Monica Cockfield Memorial Trust and must include a copy of your CV.  

Spencer Wright Bursary 

This fund is available to assist with the purchase of equipment or materials needed by students enrolled on an undergraduate drama/musical theatre training course. 

For details, please contact the Manx Amateur Drama Federation by email at chairman@madf.im 

Lloyds Scholars

Lloyds Scholars is a unique social mobility programme run by Lloyds Banking Group. Partnering with leading universities across the UK, Lloyds offer students from lower income households a complete package of financial support, paid internships, a business mentor and the opportunity to develop their employability skills. 

To register your interest visit https://www.lloyds-scholars.com/home