Canada student grant for full-time students
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 $525*
$375 per month of study ($4,200* $3,000 for a standard 8-month academic year), with gradually lower amounts awarded based on higher incomes as indicated on the Government of Canada website.
*Note: the above Canada Student Grant amounts are temporarily increased by 40% from 2019/20 pre-pandemic levels until July 31, 2024.
Am I eligible?
You may be eligible if you:
- qualify for a federal student loan;
- have total family income for the previous calendar year that is equal to or less than the income threshold established by the Government of Canada; and
- are pursuing full-time post-secondary studies leading to an undergraduate degree, certificate, or diploma, in a program of at least two years (60 weeks) duration at a designated institution.
Please see the Government of Canada site for more information.