Canada Student Loans Program
The Canada Student Loans Program provides financial assistance in the form of loans and grants to post-secondary students who demonstrate financial need.
EDC International Studies Scholarship Program
Through the Youth Education Program, EDC helps build the capacity of the next generation of business leaders by awarding scholarships to Canadian students with a demonstrated interest in international business.
Skills Link Program
The Skills Link program helps youth facing barriers obtain the knowledge and develop the broad range of skills and work experience they need to participate in the job market.
The Explore program offers bursaries to Canadian students to participate in intensive five-week language-learning courses in English or French at accredited institutions across Canada.
The Destination Clic program offers bursaries to Canadian francophone students who reside in a province or territory other than Quebec to participate in a three or five-week intensive language-learning course in French at accredited institutions.
Grant for Students from Low-Income Families
Under this grant, students from low-income families who qualify for a federal student loan and meet the specific grant eligibility requirements will receive $250 per month of study. This grant is available for all years of a university undergraduate, college, or trade school program.
Grant for Students from Middle-Income Families
Under this grant, students from middle-income families who qualify for a federal student loan and meet the specific grant eligibility requirements will receive $100 per month of study. This grant is available for all years of a university undergraduate, college or trade school program.
Grant for Part-time students with dependants
Under this grant, part-time students with up to two children under 12 years of age may be eligible for $40 per week of study, and part-time students with three or more children may be eligible for $60 per week of study.
Accelerated Economist Training Program
The Accelerated Economist Training Program offers recent master's-level graduates an unparalleled development opportunity in the federal public service.
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The Skills Development program provides a negotiated amount of financial support for skills training to Employment Insurance eligible individuals.
Lifelong Learning Plan (LLP)
The Lifelong Learning Plan (LLP) allows individuals to withdraw funds from their registered retirement savings plans (RRSPs) to finance training or education for themselves or their spouse or common-law partner.
Apprenticeship Incentive Grant
The Apprenticeship Incentive Grant (AIG) is a taxable cash grant available to registered apprentices once they have successfully completed their first or second year (level) of an apprenticeship program in one of the Red Seal trades.