Priority Fund

If you are aged 16-18 you could be entitled to a weekly payment as well as support with travel and meals. To be eligible for Priority Fund you must fall under any of the following categories:

  • In care;
  • Care leavers;
  • Receiving Income Support or Universal Credit because you are financially supporting yourself or yourself and someone who is dependent on and living with you such as a child or partner;
  • Receiving Disability Living Allowance or Personal Independent Payments in your own right as well as Employment and Support Allowance in your own right

To apply for Priority Fund, please email your evidence and bank details to