Welcome to the Online Bursary Application Portal for Students at East Sussex College Group.

Welcome to the East Sussex College Online Bursary Application Portal

Academic year 2023/24

Please ensure you have read the guidance and criteria BEFORE applying - use the links below.

If you are studying a Further Education course (including Access to Higher Education), please read the Further Education Bursary Guidance before applying - click here

If you are studying a Higher Education course (NOT Access to Higher Education), please read the Higher Education Bursary Guidance before applying.  Applications will open in mid October 2023 - please check back in mid October 2023 for more details click here


Step 1: You must register for a portal account using your student number. 

Step 2: Then activate your account, the activation link will be sent to your email account. 

Step 3: Then log into your portal account and complete the application that is relevant to you.  


No student number?

If you are not yet enrolled and don't have a student number then please click the button below to register and supply us with your personal details.

If you have an offer of a place, your student number will be on all your corrrespondence from the college.  Please register using your student number opposite.



If you are enrolled at the College or have applied to the College and have a student number, please use this form to register.  Your student number will be on any correspondence from the College.

Once you have registered, you will be able to apply for a bursary.



If you have already registered then please enter your student number, date of birth and your password

Forgotten your password?