PFA Scotland Grants

PFA Scotland provides financial assistance to members who have completed both academic and non academic courses.
Grants are subject to members meeting a minimum criteria, please see below:


  • You are a paying member and have been for 6 months continuously prior to any application being made
  • Course has been completed (Grant will not be paid if course has been started and/or completed before you became a member of PFAS)
  • You have paid for the course and have receipt(s) to show this (no applications can be processed for SASS funded courses)

When Applying

  • Members must complete an application form
  • Members must provide receipts of payment
  • Where applicable, members must forward a certification of completion


  • Members will be awarded a maximum of £500 per Financial year (our financial year runs from July to June).
  • The amount you will be paid will depend on the cost of your course. See table below;

Course Cost Grant

Up to £1000: you will receive 2/3 of cost to a maximum of £300
£1001 – £2000: you will receive £400
£2001 – No Limit: you will receive £500

All grants are awarded at the sole discretion of PFAS and each application will be open to review by the Chief Executive on a case by case basis.


Grants will be paid on a quarterly basis at the end of March, June, September and December of each year. For further information contact our Membership Administrator on 0141 353 0199 or email

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