Canada Student Loans Program - Permanent Disability Benefit

The Severe Permanent Disability Benefit allows for the forgiveness of Canada Student Loans for persons who have a permanent disability and are experiencing hardship repaying their loans due to their disability.

Delivered by: Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC)

Eligibility Information

Candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • have a permanent disability
  • be experiencing exceptional financial hardship with their repayment obligations due to their disability

Other criteria may apply.

Application Information