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Single Parents's Benefit


As from January 2017, single parents who are a following their studies on full-time basis at Post-Secondary, Vocational and Tertiary level of education, should apply for Supplementary using the online application. When applying for Supplementary stipends and grants (if applicable), single parents’ students would also be applying automatically for the Single Parents’ Benefit.


Students wishing to communicate with the Students' Maintenance Grants’ Unit regarding this benefit may send an email using the online application itself, through the contact us buttonAll emails are directed to the attention of the Students’ Maintenance Grants’ Board.


The Single Parents’ Grants are credited in a staggered process. The additional annual grant as established by the Subsidiary Legislation 605.6 is given as one lump sum to eligible students in during the Second Semester.



The Students’ Maintenance Grants’ Board reserves the right to verify the information submitted and request additional information and/or documentation if necessary.



Published on 30 September 2023