Canada student grant for students with dependants
This program helps full-time students with dependants with the cost of education.
What is available?
$200 $400* per month of study for each child under 12 years of age.
*Note: The above amount has been temporarily increased until the end of July 2023 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Am I eligible?
You may be eligible if you are:
- qualify for a federal student loan
- are enrolled in full-time or part-time studies at a designated post-secondary institution
- are from a low-income family
- have a child under 12 years of age (or 12 years of age or older with a permanent disability) at the beginning of the school year
Please see the Canada.ca 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 Canada.ca site.