Canada student grant for part-time students with dependants


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This program helps part-time students with dependants with the cost of education.

Am I eligible?

You may be eligible if you:

  • apply and qualify for student financial assistance
  • are enrolled in part-time studies at a designated post-secondary institution in Canada
  • have a dependant under 12 years of age at the beginning of the study period (or a dependant 12 years of age or older with a permanent disability)
  • have an assessed financial need that is greater than $5,200 if you have no other part-time Canada student loans; or
  • have other part-time Canada student loans or have an assessed financial need that is greater than $4,000 less any outstanding part-time loans plus $1,200.

Please see the Canada.ca site for full eligibility requirements.

How do I apply?

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

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