As many of you will have been made aware, HEFCW the Higher Education Funding Council for Wales have recently announced £40 million of extra funding for Welsh Universities from Welsh Government to help students who are experiencing any form of financial difficulties due to the Covid-19 restrictions. Bangor has been allocated roughly £3.6 million of the extra funding.
All Universities in Wales have agreed to take the same approach to how the funding is allocated to ensure consistency, resulting in a slight delay. However, an approach has now
been agreed across the sector of a fixed payment of £350 made to the following categories of students (with only one payment being made for students who are in multiple
These include, but are not limited to:
Eligible students will be contacted individually by the University in the next two weeks with further details.
In the meantime, all students can still contact email@example.com if they are experiencing financial difficulties. Each student's need will be assessed and financial
support will be made available based on individual circumstances.