Common Experience Payment

Note: Application deadline

Applications for the Common Experience Payment (CEP) are no longer being accepted. The deadline to submit late applications was September 19, 2012. The application deadline for Mistassini Hostels was September 3, 2013. Additional information is available on the Indian Residential Schools Settlement - Official Court website.

The Common Experience Payment (CEP) is a component of the Indian Residential Schools Settlement Agreement. The CEP recognizes the experience of residing at an Indian Residential School and its impacts.

Eligible applicants may receive $10,000 for the first school year (or partial school year) of residence at one or more residential schools, plus an additional $3,000 for each subsequent school year (or partial school year) of residence at one or more residential schools. Eligible recipients will receive a one-time payment of their full CEP entitlement.

Delivered by: Service Canada in partnership with Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada.

Application Deadline Information

Note: Applications for the CEP are no longer being accepted. The deadline to submit late applications was September 19, 2012. The application deadline for Mistassini Hostels was September 3, 2013. Additional information is available at Indian Residential Schools Settlement - Official Court Website.

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