Government of New Brunswick

Overview

Student Financial Services administers the Federal Canada Student Loans for Part-time Students. Detailed information on this program can be obtained at www.canada.ca/student-financial-assistance from the Canada Student Loans Program Information for Part-time Students, or by calling Student Financial Services.

Eligibility

There are income thresholds for determining eligibility for Canada Student Loans for Part-time Students.

Description

Government student loans are based on your assessed financial need. Qualified part-time students in Canada could get up to $10,000 in federal loans.

In addition, part-time student grants are also available including:
• up to $1,800 per year for part-time students from low-income families;
• if a student has 1 or 2 dependants under the age of 12 (or a dependant with a permanent disability who is 12 or older), the grant provides $40 per week of part-time study, up to a maximum of $1,920;
• if a student has 3 or more dependants under the age of 12 (or a dependant with a permanent disability who is 12 or older), the grant provides $60 per week of part-time study, up to a maximum of $1,920.