Funding Sources

Appropriate funding is critical for students who are deaf-blind as costs surrounding communication and language supports can be significant.  As well, attendance requirements for some financial aid programs may prove problematic for you as even one course may be a significant load.

There are a number of funding systems that students need to consider.  Options available include the British Columbia Student Assistance Program, Vocational Rehabilitation Services, Canada Study Grant and the Canada Student Loan Program.

The institution that you plan on attending can help you navigate these funding choices.

Scholarships and Bursaries

There are numerous places you can check out to secure funding.  You need to check your college, institute or university regarding scholarships and bursaries specific to each school.  Here are some funding resources that are geared for students who are deaf-blind.

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