YUKON

Yukon

MAIN Student Financial Assistance WEBSITE

http://www.education.gov.yk.ca/continued/student_financial_assistance.html

Apply for Student Financial Assistance 

http://www.education.gov.yk.ca/student-funding-application.html

SCHEDULE D Canada Student Loan Application for Permanent Disabilities

http://www.education.gov.yk.ca/pdf/student_financial_assistance/schedule_d_csg_disability_final.pdf

The information below can be found on the Yukon FAQs Page 

http://www.education.gov.yk.ca/loans-faq.html#What_types_of_grants_can_I_apply_for

Grant for Students with Permanent Disabilities - $2000 per loan year

To be eligible for this grant, you must meet the criteria for students with permanent disabilities, as outlined in the Canada Student Financial Assistance Regulations. Under the regulations, permanent disability means “a functional limitation caused by a physical or mental impairment that restricts the ability of a person to perform the daily activities necessary to participate in studies at a post-secondary school level or the labour force; and is expected to remain with the person for the person’s expected life.”

You will be required to provide proof of your permanent disability by providing one of the following:

  1. a medical certificate or

  2. a psycho-educational assessment or

  3. documentation proving receipt of federal or provincial permanent disability assistance

  • Grant for Services and Equipment for Students with Permanent Disabilities – up to $8000 per loan year