Loans and Bursaries
The Loans and Bursaries program is administered by Aide financière aux etudes (AFE), of the Quebec government and is intended to help Quebeckers who do not have sufficient financial resources to pursue full-time studies. Students receiving welfare or employment insurance during their studies are not eligible for Loans and Bursaries.
To qualify for the Loans and Bursaries Program, you must:
Be a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident, a refugee, or a protected person within the
meaning of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act.
You do not qualify for the Loans and Bursaries Program if:
You are serving a prison sentence.
To apply for financial assistance, do not hesitate to apply on-line at the following address: www.afe.gouv.qc.ca and click on On-Line Access to Your File!
Please note that your parents or your spouse can also fill out their declaration forms on-line.
You can also visit the individual who is responsible for Loans and Bursaries at the vocational centre for an application form if you do not have access to the Internet.