Financial Support

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Our aim at Strode's College is to provide help and support to students to enable them to achieve their potential despite any financial barriers they may encounter. This page provides information on the different types of financial support that may be available to students and what is currently on offer and the criteria which apply.


What type of Financial Support is Available?

✔ Free College Meals – lunch or breakfast available from the College cafe for each day the student attends.

✔ Discretionary Bursary for Travel – a travel subsidy for days attended at College. Please note that this is not intended to fully cover the costs of travel.

✔ Discretionary Bursary for General Support – a contribution towards costs such as exam fees, books, equipment, trips (not University trips) or stationery. 

✔ Nominated Bursary – A yearly bursary of up to £1,200 is available to vulnerable young people and young people who are in Local Authority care or who are care leavers.  


Who can I talk to for more information and advice?

To talk to someone about Financial Support or Free College Meals, please contact Student Services on the details below:


Telephone: 01784 437506 ext. 1277 


How do I apply?

To complete a digital application form, please click on the link provided below.

Forms are preferred in a digital format, returned via email to, along with scanned or photographed copies of your supporting evidence. Alternatively, postal copies can be returned to Financial Support, Student Services, Strode’s College, High Street, Egham, TW20 9DR along with copies of your supporting evidence. Please do not send originals.