The Explore Program offers you an opportunity to receive a bursary and improve your English or French language skills in immersion classes while you discover a new region of Canada. Interested? Fill out an online bursary application right away by clicking on On-Line Access to Your File!
Simply log on to the Identification section and click on the Explore Forms tab. Then, in the Fill Out a Form section, click on the Bursary Application link. As soon as you have submitted your application, you can check the status of your file on the Aide financière aux études (AFE) web site.
October 28, 2013
Following changes to the Regulation respecting financial assistance for education expenses, the maximum gross monthly income has been raised, per the measures that allow loan repayment postponement due to postdoctoral studies or during an apprenticeship or practicum required by a professional corporation.
October 25, 2013 | For more information
If you have not filed your confirmation of financial resources for 2013 as of September 19, 2013, you must do so even if your income has not changed. Otherwise, your financial assistance instalments will be suspended as of October 2013. Once you have filed your confirmation, your instalments should be reinstated within a few days.
You can update or confirm your financial resources on-line. Simply click on On-Line Access to Your File! under the menu Your On-Line Services. Fill out the Identification section, then click on Full-time forms and Confirmation of Financial Resources. You can access the form any time until you send it.
Your income will be verified by Revenu Québec in May, 2014, and any differences will lead to an adjustment of your instalments. Remember, you are required to inform us of any change in your circumstances over the course of the year that might affect the amount of financial assistance awarded to you. By ensuring that your file is up-to-date with accurate information, you will avoid any of a number of inconveniences, such as:
September 20, 2013
If you need to begin to pay off your student loan and are in precarious financial circumstances, you can now take advantage of new Deferred Payment Plan features that include a relief measure allowing you to make payments based on your financial and family situations.
September 9, 2013 | For more information