NHS Wales Bursary Scheme 2017/18

The Welsh Government through the NHS fund the education and training for a range of health education courses. There are a number of funding schemes of which one is the NHS Wales Bursary Scheme; the funding available through this scheme includes the following:

  • the cost of tuition fees
  • a bursary for living costs, including
  • a £1,000 non means tested grant,
  • a means tested bursary
  • In addition students are supported for costs such as travel, accommodation (whilst on placement), Childcare, Disabled Student Allowance, Dependents Allowance and Parental Learning Allowance.
  • If eligible, you will have access to a reduced student loan (subject to Student Loans Company Regulations)


This is collectively known as the NHS Wales Bursary Scheme.

Full details -   NHS Wales Bursary Scheme 2017/18

Terms and conditions -  Terms and conditions