Canada Student Loans and Grants

From Employment and Social Development Canada

The Canada Student Loans Program provides repayable loans and non-repayable grants to help Canadian students pay for their post-secondary education.

Federal loans and grants are delivered in partnership with participating provinces and territories and are available to:

  • full- and part-time students;
  • students from low- and middle-income families;
  • students with dependants; and
  • students with permanent disabilities.

Pursuing post-secondary education is now easier than ever. Enhanced student financial assistance allows more students to access funding and manage their debt through:

Apprentices in a designated Red Seal trade can also receive up to $4,000 in financial assistance through Canada Apprentice Loans and Apprenticeship Grants.

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