Student Financial Assistance

Information and tools designed to help you save, plan and pay for post-secondary education.


Services and information

Student loans

Information on how government student loans can help you pay for post-secondary education at a designated college, university, or other post-secondary institution.

Student grants

Information on how grants and bursaries can help you pay for post-secondary education by giving you money that does not need to be paid back. They can be offered through governments, schools or private organizations.

Education savings

Information on how federal education savings incentives can help families save for their children’s post-secondary education.


Information on merit-based scholarships for undergraduate, graduate and postdoctoral studies.

Financial assistance for reservists

Information for reservists who are full-time post-secondary students.

Financial assistance for protected persons

Information for people who have reason to fear persecution in his or her country of origin due to race, religion, nationality, membership in a social group, or political opinion.

Provincial and territorial student financial assistance offices

A list of the provincial and territorial student financial assistance offices.

Career Tool

Know about the benefits of various occupations and determine the education/training needed to get quality jobs.

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