NHS Student Bursaries

NHS Student Bursary - Student Status Calculator

This calculator:

  • Is for the purpose of determining if you will be classed as dependent (on your parents) or independent (on your spouse, partner or civil partner, if applicable) when calculating your entitlement to a basic award.

  • Assumes you will be personally eligible for an award. Please use our Personal Eligibility calculator to determine if this is the case (Please note however that your final eligibility for an NHS bursary and your bursary entitlement can only be confirmed once you have submitted a bursary application form).

  • Disclaimer

    Students are advised NOT to make any financial commitments based on this bursary calculator. The NHS Business Services Authority cannot accept responsibility for any loss you may suffer as a result.

    Students and prospective students should not rely on current NHS Bursary scheme rules and allowances when planning for subsequent academic years, as these may be subject to review in the future and as a result may be liable to change.

    The Department of Health and NHS Student Bursaries cannot accept any responsibility for any loss incurred by any student who has relied on current rules and allowances in altering their circumstances (including but not limited to financial circumstances), whether for the current academic year, academic year to begin or indeed for any subsequent academic years.


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