Guide

Apply for or renew an Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA)

Last updated: 19 November 2018

Appeal an unsuccessful application

Appeals must be written and made directly to the local council or college you applied to.

Contact your local council or college within one month of receiving your unsuccessful application.

If you're studying at school

Contact your local council's EMA team to appeal an unsuccessful application:

If you're studying at college

Contact your college's EMA team to appeal an unsuccessful application:

EMA Programme

If you have any questions about how the EMA programme operates, you can contact the Scottish Government EMA team:

Email: EducationMaintenanceAllowance@gov.scot

Apply for or renew an Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA)
Appeal an unsuccessful application