Allowances and discounts

Pupils and students in the Dutch-speaking education system in Brussels can benefit from certain allowances and discounts. See below for the possibilities.

School allowance via the Groeipakket (Growth Package)

School allowance via the Groeipakket (Growth Package)

For infants or pupils in primary or secondary education, the school allowance is provided in the Growth Package. Those who are eligible receive the allowance automatically.
Study grant

Study grant

The study grant is intended for college or university students. You have to apply to the Flemish Community for a study grant for college or university.
Paspartoe

Paspartoe

Paspartoe is the Brussels culture and leisure card and is now available to everyone. People from outside Brussels can also benefit from this card (excl. reduced rate). This enables you to take part in cultural, youth and sports activities under advantageous conditions.