Canada student grant for students with dependants
This program helps full-time students with dependants with the cost of education.
What is available?
Up to $280*
$200 per month of study for each child under 12 years of age.
*Note: the above Canada Student Grant amount is temporarily increased by 40% from 2019/20 pre-pandemic levels until July 31, 2024.
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.