Funds to support your child
You may be eligible for a Best Start Grant if you
- are pregnant
- have a child between 0 and 3 years 6 mths olds.
- have a child due to start school.
There are three grants: pregnancy and baby payment, early learning payment and school age payment. If you have children who are the right age for both the early years grants, you only need to fill in form once to apply for both.
Apply for a Best Start Grant on mygov.scot
Other support for school pupils
Funeral Support Payment
A one-off payment to a person responsible for paying for the funeral. This assistance is a contribution to help meet funeral costs.