The government have voted to turn our maintenance grants into loans, a move that will leave our poorest students with the most debt. With around 1/3, or 7000 of our students currently receiving the full maintenance grant, we are prepared to do what we can to fund their education in other ways. Nursing busaries are also under threat, a move which will leave nursing students with up to £40,000 worth of debt. Read more in Emma's blog.
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