Upper secondary education

Sist oppdatert: 11.06.2018
Here you can check what you are entitled to when you take upper secondary education and training if you have statutory rights as a young person.

Whether or not you have statutory rights as a young person is important when you take upper secondary education and training. It determines how much you can get in grants and loans. Click the link to read the rules for statutory rights as a young person (in Norwegian only). 

Grant rates for the 2018–2019 school year

Grant type

Who is eligible for the grant?

Maximum amount per school year

Maximum amount per month*

Equipment grant

All pupils with statutory rights as a young person receive an equipment grant.
The amount depends on the education programme you are taking.
Your parent's income and assets are not taken into account.

NOK 1 032
NOK 2 285
NOK 3 818

Paid as a lump sum

Basic grant

The size of your basic grant depends on your parent's income and assets, and how many siblings you have.

NOK 32 240

NOK 3 224

Housing grant if you have to live away from your parents

You have to live away from your parents and also meet some other conditions.

NOK 44 370

NOK 4 437

* The amount per month is a rate; the actual payment looks a little different.

You may also be entitled to a loan, travel grant, loan for school fees, illness grant, and provider's supplementary grant (for pupils with a child).

All-in-one application

You only need to fill in one application - the ordinary application for a grant. We will automatically check what you are entitled to.