Canada student grant for full-time students

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This program gives extra help to students from low and middle-income families.

What is available?

Based on your previous year’s annual income and family size, you may be eligible to receive up to $375 $750* per month of study ($3,000 to $6,000* for a standard 8-month academic year), with gradually lower amounts awarded based on higher incomes as indicated here:

*Note: The above amounts have been temporarily increased until the end of July 2023 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Family size Income Threshold for receiving maximum Canada Student Grant for Full-Time Students
1 (single student) $32,102
2 $45,399
3 $55,602
4 $64,204
5 $71,782
6 $78,634
7 or more $84,933

Am I eligible?

You may be eligible if you:

  • qualify for a federal student loan; and
  • are enrolled as a full-time student in a multi-year program (minimum of 2 years) at a designated post-secondary institution

Please see the Government of Canada site for full eligibility requirements.

How do I apply?

There is no need to apply for this grant. You will be automatically assessed when you apply for a student loan .

For more information contact us or visit the federal Government of Canada website.