Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB)

 The updated information on the Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB) is now available on the website.  

  •  Students can apply starting this Friday, May 15, 2020.

 The Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB) provides financial support to post-secondary students, and recent post-secondary and high school graduates who are unable to find work due to COVID-19.

This benefit is for students who do not qualify for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) or Employment Insurance (EI).
From May to August 2020, the CESB provides a payment to eligible students of:
  • $1,250 - For each 4-week period or
  • $2,000 - For each 4-week period, if you have dependants or a disability

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