Amount of the loan

The loan amount is the portion of financial assistance that you will be required to repay at the end of your full-time studies.

The amount of the loan that could be awarded to you in a given award year is determined by the following formula:

 


Amount determined based on the level of education and type of program
x
Number of months of studies
(including the months for which expenses are recognized if you withdraw from a course or your studies)
=
Amount of the loan that could be awarded to you for the award year


Amount determined on the basis of level of education and type of program 

The loan amounts determined by level of education and type of program (subsidized by the Ministère or not) are shown below

Loan amounts for secondary school vocational training
Programs Amounts
Subsidized programs (public educational institutions) $206/month of studies
Subsidized programs (private educational institutions) $206/month of studies + compulsory fees 
Unsubsidized programs $206/month of studies + compulsory fees charged by the educational institution
Loan amounts for college studies
Programs Amounts
Subsidized programs (public educational institutions) $226/month of studies
Subsidized programs (private educational institutions) $226/month of studies + compulsory fees charged by the educational institution
Unsubsidized programs (private educational institutions) $977/month of studies
Unsubsidized programs (private educational institutions that receive a grant from the Ministère de la Culture et des Communications) $323/month of studies + compulsory fees charged by the educational institution
Loan amounts for university studies
Programs Amounts
Undergraduate $313/month of studies
Master’s and doctoral degrees $416/month of studies
Bachelor’s degree holder $416/month of studies
Programs recognized for the purposes of loans only $977/month of studies

If applicable, an allowance for training support materials is added to the above amounts. If you are studying at a college or university located outside Québec, a maximum additional amount of $6 000 per period of studies is added to cover compulsory fees charged by the educational institution. 

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