Financial assistance

The Government of Canada offers financial assistance programs for students with permanent disabilities. Application is made through your provincial student aid program.

Check out the following websites to determine whether you are eligible or contact the Disability Resource Centre to make an appointment with an Advisor.


Canada Study Grant Services Reimbursement to DRC

Students who have received a Canada Student Grant for Students with Disabilities and funding for services, such as note takers,  are now able to pay their DRC invoice by credit card.

Access the payment form.

If you have questions please email

Grants and Scholarships

A large number of scholarships, grants, and bursaries for students with disabilities are administered by NEADS (National Educational Association of Disabled Students). A detailed funding options page provides a comprehensive listing of Canada-wide awards, scholarships, grants, loans, etc.

UBCO-based resources