Financial Assistance

UBC President Bursary

The UBC President Bursary program was set up to support grade 11 high school students in British Columbia to attend UBC Future Global Leaders.

Bursaries for BC Teachers

BC Teachers may apply for a bursary for the full tuition amount for Summer Intensives in French. Funding is provided by the Government of Canada and administered by UBC Extended Learning for the French Education Branch of the BC Ministry of Education.

Government Assistance

BC Employer Training Grant

Up to $5,000 per participant is available each fiscal year under the Workforce Training Stream to support employee training.

BC Pacific Leaders Scholarship for Public Servants

Up to $5,000 is available to BC government employees through this scholarship program for professional development programs that align with the BC Public Service’s current and future needs.

Canada Employer Training Grant

The Canada Employer Training Grant offers up to $250 in tax credits each year for eligible workers between the ages of 25 and 64, up to a lifetime maximum of $5,000 credits. The credits can be used to refund up to half the costs of taking a course or enrolling in a training program.

Student Loans

Student loans are limited to students enrolling in and attending a recognized full-time post-secondary level program leading to a formal credential (bachelor’s, master’s, etc.). Part-time programs, due to their duration and course load, are not eligible for student loans at this time.