Request educational supports for young people with disabilities
Do you have a disability? Are you younger than 30 years of age? If so, you can request supports to facilitate your studies.
Last updated on 3 June 2021
Examples of educational supports
Some examples of educational supports would be:
- Transport assistance, such as a taxi allowance, or access to a modified vehicle
- A speech-to-text reporter or sign language interpreter
- Portable supports, such as adapted software or furniture
Conditions for educational support
To receive educational support, you must meet certain conditions. For instance, you must be younger than 30 years of age. All conditions for educational support (in Dutch) are available on the UWV website.
Request educational support
You may request educational support (in Dutch) from UWV. You may also request transport assistance for vocational or higher education from UWV. For this, please use the Transport allowance request form (in Dutch).
You may request student transport (in Dutch) from the municipality for primary and secondary school students.