Canada Student Financial Assistance Regulations
40.01 (1) The Minister, an appropriate authority or a body authorized by the Minister for a province may make a grant for students with permanent disabilities to a qualifying student who
(a) has a permanent disability;
(b) meets the criteria set out in paragraphs 12(1)(a) and (b) of the Act; and
(c) is not denied further student loans under section 15.
(2) The qualifying student shall provide, with their loan application, proof of their permanent disability in the form of
(a) a medical certificate;
(b) a psycho-educational assessment; or
(c) documentation proving receipt of federal or provincial disability assistance.
(3) The grant for a loan year shall be $2,000.
(4) Despite subsection (3), the grant for each of the loan years commencing on August 1, 2021 and August 1, 2022 is $4,000.
- SOR/2005-152, s. 9
- SOR/2009-143, s. 13
- SOR/2020-144, s. 6
- SOR/2021-138, s. 4
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