Funding and support during COVID-19
Depending on your personal situation, there may be other sources of financial support for which you may qualify. As part of the BCIT Student Emergency Support Fund application form, you are asked to identify which additional sources of funds you have accessed. The following websites provide information for various sources of financial aid:
- A plain-language overview of financial aid – a document by Dr. Jennifer Robson of Carleton University
- Government Financial Supports – a site by Bowinn Ma, MLA, North Vancouver – Lonsdale
- Supports for Individuals from the Government of Canada
Other emergency funds
Emergency Loan may be available for students who are experiencing an unexpected delay in receiving their student loans. To apply for an emergency loan, students must book an appointment with a financial aid advisor.
Emergency Bursary is a non-repayable award that may be available for those students who are experiencing an unexpected financial hardship that is beyond their control. To apply for an emergency bursary, students must book an appointment with a financial aid advisor.
Contact Student Financial Aid and Awards to book an appointment.