Canada student grant for students with dependants

Loan application instructions for the 2016/2017 program year (for classes starting between Aug 1 2016 and July 31 2017)


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

What is available?

$200 per month of study for each child under 12 years of age.

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.