Protected Persons

In the 2003 federal Budget, The Government of Canada announced that the Canada Student Financial Assistance Act will be amended to make Protected Persons eligible for financial assistance through the Canada Student Loans Program (CSLP). The CSLP includes the Canada Student Loan for full-time students, the Canada Student Loan for part-time students and Canada Student Grants.


If you have been designated as a Protected Person, this change means that you are now eligible to apply for federal student financial assistance.


Before you Apply, you will need:


To apply for your loan now click here to access the online full-time application or here to access the part-time application.

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