Priority Fund

If you are aged 16-18 and fall under any of the below categories, you could be entitled to a weekly payment as well as support with travel and meals:

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

To apply to the Priority Fund, go to: