Financial Support

The Financial Contingency Fund

Do you need financial help with learning Welsh?

Assistance is available through the Financial Contingency Fund for Learners.

It's possible to receive assistance with costs such as

  • childcare
  • exam fees
  • resources
  • travel costs

To check if you're eligible, and for more information, please read

To make an application, please complete the application form below and email it, along with all the necessary evidence, to Or you can post hard copies to Executive Finance Officer, National Centre for Learning Welsh, College Road, Carmarthen SA31 3EP.

Completed applications will need to be submitted at the end of each term by the closing date.

Unfortunately, we can not currently confirm that the Fund is available from September 2018 onwards. We are awaiting confirmation from the Government that the funding will be continued in 2018/19. Once we have received confirmation, we will update the policy and website, setting out the relevant deadlines. 

If you have any questions regarding the funding and/or claim form, please refer to our FAQs, speak with your tutor/provider, or contact the Executive Finance Officer on 01267 676641.

*Unfortunately, it is not possible to claim for course fees*