Are you staying on at school in post-compulsory education?

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If yes then you may be able to apply
for an EMA.

EMA is based on your household income. The income thresholds to qualify for an EMA is £24,421 (subject to change) for households with one dependent child and £26,884 (subject to change) for households with more than one dependent child. You must meet all other eligibility criteria detailed in the Guidance document and Application form.

Guidance and information on how to apply can be found at

If you think you may qualify you can apply now.