Application for support for transport drivers

Choose this in the application

If you want to become a bus driver, you choose either "140 t grunnutdanning, persontransport" or "Førerkort kl D + 140 t grunnutdanning, persontransport".

If you want to become a lorry driver, you choose either «140 t grunnutdanning, godtransport" or "Førerkort kl C/CE + 140 t grunnutdanning, godstransport".

If you are unable to find the school, it has not been approved for support from Lånekassen.


In most cases, documentation is not required for programmes in Norway. If you nevertheless are required to submit documentation, you will be informed of this in the application. After submitting your application, you will be able to submit documentation via Dine sider at or by regular post.

Assessment time

You will receive a response or notification of the application’s status within 24 hours.

The application is not available on Dine sider immediately, but if you have received a receipt, we have received your application. You will also find information about the estimated processing time for your application at Dine sider.

This is what are you applying for

In the application you apply for basic support and an eventual additional loan for school fees. You may choose to apply for only the part of the basic support that can be converted to a grant, or the entire loan.

The application also applies to other grants and loans that only certain groups are entitled to. These are child grant, additional loan and refugee grant.

There are separate applications for parental grant and additional grant due to disability.

Apply for loans and grants

You can now apply for loans and grants for 2024–2025.

The deadline for application is before you have completed the course.  If your course starts before 1 March and concludes after 15 March, you must apply before 15 March 2025.