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 on the CanLearn Web site at canlearn.ca, 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 $1,200 per year for part-time students from low-income families;
• $40 per week of studies if you have 1 or 2 children under the age of 12 (or a dependant with a permanent disability who is 12 or older); and
• $60 per week of studies if you have 3 or more children under the age of 12 (or a dependant with a permanent disability who is 12 or older).