The Ministry of Advanced Education offers financial assistance programs for students with permanent disabilities.
Check out the following websites to determine whether you are eligible or contact the Disability Resource Centre to make an appointment with an Advisor.
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.
- General awards, scholarships, bursaries, and awards for students with disabilities are offered through the Student Financial Assistance & Awards office. Check for disability-related scholarships and bursaries. Application forms are available in late August, and the deadline to apply is October 15 of each year.
- Graduate student scholarships and bursaries are offered through UBC Graduate Studies.