Financial Assistance

Please note that financial aid applications have now closed.

PyCon UK is pleased to offer grants for those who might otherwise not be able to attend.


You can help by purchasing a Supporter ticket which will allow us to allocate extra funds to providing cheaper or free tickets to those who would not otherwise be able to afford to attend.


We encourage anyone who needs assistance to attend to apply for a grant. We’d love to be able to help all those who submit applications, but our funds are not unlimited, so we can’t meet all requests. Our goal is to maximise the impact our grant program has, within the limited funds that we have available.

Your application will be treated in complete confidence.

Our selection process will take into account:

*under-represented or marginalised groups include, but are not limited to:

How to apply

Financial aid applications are now closed.

Opportunity grant applications closed on 17:00 (Europe/London) on Friday, 14th July 2023.

You can apply for 3 types of grant:

If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to the organisers at

Receiving funds

Grants will be paid at the conference or shortly after, as a cheque in GBP.

Reimbursements for travel/accommodation/visa fees will only be made after submission of invoices/receipts.