Funding Your Makeup or Hair Course
FUNDED COURSES 16-18 YRS
Final Checks Makeup and Hair Academy are partnership with SCL Education for our level 3 BTEC study programme. Supporting young people aged 16-18 not currently in education, training or employment to train and progress in the TV, Film and Fashion Industry.
BAFTA Scholarship 18yrs+
Final Checks Academy has been endorsed by the BAFTA’s. OUr students are now able to apply for a BAFTA’s Scholarship’s for training on our Level 3 BTEC Certificate in Production Arts (Makeup Pathway)
Please check BAFTA website for application dates and deadlines,
To be eligible for the bursary which is up to a maximum of £10,000. You first need to be offered a place on our courses.
ScreenSkills Bursaries 18yrs+
As a ScreenSkills accredited Academy students are able to apply for ScreenSkills Bursary towards Tuition Fees. The ScreenSkills bursary is a cash grant designed to remove some of the practical barriers to making progress in the screen industries. Bursaries pay for training or other costs associated with skills development. ScreenSkills bursaries are designed to provide financial assistance to those looking to enter, progress in, return to, or transfer into the screen industries.
Eligibility – you can apply for a bursary if you are:
- Eligible to work in the UK (you may be asked to prove this)
- Have a UK bank account (you will be asked to prove this)
- Are 18 years old or above (you may be asked to prove this)
- Currently work in the UK screen industries, or I can demonstrate my intention to work in the UK screen industries (you will be asked to prove this)
Please be aware applications will be prioritised based on; a clear demonstration of ambition to work in the UK screen industries long-term, course availability and number of spaces open, applying for skills gap or shortage areas.
For more information and to apply see ScreenSkills.
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Essex Community Foundation
Essex Community foundations offer to fund for individual students. You can enquire and apply for individual funding through the Essex Community Foundation website.
Final Checks 0% Interest Free Plan
Final Checks Makeup and Hair Academy Interest Free Payment Plan In some instances, we will be able to assist you by offering interest free payment plans, with £500 deposit fee due prior to the start of the course and the remaining balance divided into monthly or 4 monthly instalment payments for year 1 and year 2. Please see below for further payment plan information.
Low Interest Personal loans, for more information on what is available please click here. Below is a typical example of a Low interest Personal loan monthly repayment instalments, one of the best we could find, from M&S Bank, for £5,000 – £7,499 over the period of 1-7 years (they also offer a 3 month Loan repayment deferral at the beginning):
Borrowing £5,000 over 4 years:- Monthly repayment £111.51– Representative 3.4% APR– Interest rate of 2.9% p.a. (fixed)
Borrowing should always be budgeted for and carefully planned, so you know whether you can afford the repayments, so please be extra careful and always read the small print!
Credit card loans, you can also pay with your credit card – for more information on different credit cards and interest rates visit MoneySavingExpert website
Princes Trusts Development Awards
Prince’s Trust Development Awards can help to cover costs such as: course fees, transport or equipment to help you achieve your plan to get into education, training or employment. If you meet the eligibility criteria, you can receive up to £500. Visit the Prince’s Trust website
Grants, you may also be eligible to receive a training grant, please visit the website to find out if you are.
Financials Help for Adult learners from Northern Ireland
Anyone applying from Northern Ireland may be entitled to extra financial support.
We welcome students from all over the world.
Each student should research independently with their respective governments to obtain permissions and funding to train with us.