GRANTS, LOANS & BENEFIT OPTIONS FOR POST-SECONDARY
Apprenticeship & Industry Training - Financial Assistance
Registered Alberta apprentices and occupational trainees may be eligible for financial assistance when attending the technical training portion of their program.
Canada-Alberta Job Grant
Employers train the workers you need. Students ask your employer to apply for this grant. Students may be eligible to receive up to 100% of the training costs to a maximum of $15,000. Don't miss this opportunity!
Have you applied for Academic foundations or College Prep?
The government of Alberta offers financial help to eligible students to assist them in completing their goals.
Note: The deadline for Foundational Learning Assistance funding is subject to change based on availability of funds and processing times.
HOW TO APPLY
1. You must have a verified MyAlberta Digital ID to apply for Foundational Learning Assistance
a. Don’t have one, that’s ok! Click here to sign up
2. You must be accepted into an approved upgrading program at Portage College to apply for Foundational Learning Assistance. Once you are accepted;
a. Request a funding application from your Advisor
b. Watch your email for an invitation to start your funding application from: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you require further help please contact your student advisor
Government of Canada Student Financial Assistance
The Canada Student Loans Program provides financial assistance in the form of loans and grants to post-secondary students who demonstrate financial need.
Veterans' Education and Training Benefit
This new benefit will provide funding to help support for college, university or technical education to Canadian Armed Forces Regular Force and Reserve Force Veterans with at least six years of military service.