Alberta Maintenance Grant
You may be eligible to receive up to $3,000 per semester if you are a:
- Single parent
- Married/common-law student whose spouse/partner cannot work for medical reasons
- Student experiencing work visa or language barriers
- Single student making maintenance payments
Alberta Low-Income Grant
Full-time students in one-year undergraduate certificate programs may be eligible to receive $250 for each month of study. This grant is available to low-income students whose total program duration is 12 months or less.
Here are the low-income thresholds:
Source: Canada Student Loans Program
Alberta Part-Time Grant
The Alberta Part-Time Grant is available to Alberta residents taking post-secondary education on a part-time basis. Up to $600 per semester is available to eligible students.
Canada Student Grants
The Canada Student Grants program provides several grants to full-time students, including students from low- or middle-income families, or those who have dependents or permanent disabilities. Grants for part-time students are also available.