Have I applied for Student Finance?
Fill in the slimline DSA application form found on the Student Finance NI website.
Fill in the longer DSA
application form found on the Student Finance NI website.
Send to your local Education Authority (EA) with supporting evidence of your condition.
Your local EA sends you an eligibility letter.
Are you eligible to receive DSA?
You require a DSA Needs Assessment. This is an informal meeting to identify the
appropriate support for you while studying. Contact us to arrange.
Check you have sent required evidence of your condition. Please Contact us for advice.
Needs Assessment completed?
Your Needs Assessment report will be submitted to your local EA and you will receive an Awards Letter detailing support that will be provided via DSA.