Backdating ema payments
If your household income is between £20,501 and £22,500 you need to send evidence that there’s another dependant living in your household.You need to send either: After you have enrolled at a school or college you have to sign an EMA Learning Agreement in two parts.
These organisations are under a duty to protect public funds, and may also use this information to detect and prevent fraud and/or monitor the performance of the student finance system.No application will be accepted or processed after this date.If you are due to receive education maintenance allowance from August 2017, your application must be received by 30 September 2017.If you have any concerns about opening a bank account, contact the EMA Customer Services team.You will need to send evidence to confirm your details.Applications received after 28 February 2018 will not be backdated and education maintenance allowance payments will start from the week your application is received by us.
application with original evidence 8 weeks - To be eligible for backdated payments you must apply within 8 weeks of the start of your course 31 August 2018 - The final date we can accept your application information and any evidence from you to be eligible for EMA in academic year 2017/18.
SLC may also keep your information to help process you make for higher education funding.
If you have a problem with your application or payments for Money to Learn EMA then you should contact the EMA Customer Services Team.
Applications received after 30 September 2017 will not be backdated and education maintenance allowance payments will start from the week the application is received.
If you are due to receive education maintenance allowance from January 2018 your application must be received by 28 February 2018.
Examples include a statement of the student’s special educational needs or a letter showing you receive Disability Living Allowance on behalf of the student.