There are two grants available:
Canada Student Grant for Students with Permanent Disabilities (CSG-PD)
Eligible students may receive $2,000 per academic year to help pay for post-secondary education (tuition and books). If you meet the permanent disability criteria and financial need of one dollar, you are automatically assessed for this grant.
Nova Scotia Grant for Services and Equipment
Students with permanent disabilities pursuing post-secondary education may be eligible for non-repayable assistance for educational disability related services and/or equipment required to participate in the student’s program of study. This grant requires a separate online application located in your MyPATH account.
Some examples of services and equipment may include:
- Learning Strategist
- Text to speech or voice dictation software
- Technical aids