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Applying for study benefit for students with a disability

Do you receive government financial support for your tertiary or secondary education? Are you unable to earn extra income due to a chronic illness or disability? Then you may be eligible for study benefit (studietoeslag) from your municipality.

This is how it works for you

Your (future) place of residence falls under:

Here is some information from your municipality.

Municipality of Hoorn: Applying for study benefit for students with a disability

Please note: you can apply for a studietoeslag (study benefit) only if you live in the Netherlands and are registered with a municipality.

The study allowance is for students aged 15 and older who, due to an occupational disability, are unable to earn money alongside their studies.

Amount of study allowance

The amount of the minimum allowance per month depends on your age:

  • 21 years: €328.59
  • 20 years: € 262.87
  • 19 years: € 197.15
  • 18 years: € 164.30
  • 17 years: € 129.79
  • 16 years : € 113.36
  • 15 years: €98.58

Questions about this topic?

Contact the Municipality of Hoorn

Last updated on 26 September 2022