INCREASE IN APPRENTICESHIP BURSARY FOR CARE LEAVERS.
Young care leavers starting an apprenticeship from August 2023 will receive a £3,000 bursary – triple the amount that is currently on offer.
The bursary available to care leavers (anyone who has spent time in care) undertaking apprenticeships will increase from the current allowance of £1,000 to £3,000.
Employers are also given a £1,000 bursary to take on a care leaver apprentice. Click HERE for further information