Apply for student financial assistance

We encourage you to apply online. However, paper applications are available if you prefer. Apply online now.

On this page, you can

You can apply online for

  • Yukon Grant
  • Student Training Allowance
  • Yukon Excellence Awards
  • Full-Time Canada Student Loan
  • Canadian Army Scholarship
  • Nicholas John Harach Scholarship
  • Yukon Art Society Scholarship
  • Yukon Huskies CB Radio Club Scholarship

The online application will let you

  • begin your application and complete it later (for up to 30 days)
  • seek additional funding
  • check the status of your online applications

Online applications that are not submitted will expire after 30 days of inactivity.

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Steps to apply online

Step 1 - Read this page
Step 2 - Complete the online application
Step 3 - Fill out student declarations and other documents
Step 4 - Send in the declarations and other documents 

Be sure your signed declaration reaches our office before the deadline date.

You can scan and email, fax, mail or drop your completed declaration off to our office. See our address and other contact information at the bottom of this page.

Please contact our office if you have any questions.

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Paper applications

If you prefer to complete a paper application, print a copy of your completed form(s) and send them to the Student Financial Assistance office via fax, regular mail or by dropping them off. See our contact and address information at the bottom of this page.

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Important health care information

If you are attending school outside of Yukon, it is important to read this explanation about maintaining eligibility for physician and hospital benefits .

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Deadlines to submit completed declarations

Your application is not complete and will not be processed until we receive a signed student declaration form.

Yukon Grant Application: 6 weeks after the start date of your classes

Student Training Allowance: 14 training days after the start date of your classes in order to receive full funding.

Yukon Excellence Awards: No deadline date; however, awards expire 10 years after you leave high school.

Canadian Army, Nicholas John Harach, Yukon Art Society and Yukon Huskies CB Radio Club Scholarships: September 30 each academic year.

Canada Student Loan and Grants: No deadline date, but any loan/grant must be in your bank account before the end date of your program or the loan/grant will be cancelled. Processing a loan can require up to 8 weeks – longer if you are attending an institution outside Canada. Be sure to get all of your information in early.

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Contact - Student Financial Assistance

Department of  Education

Box 2703, Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada Y1A 2C6

In person:
1000 Lewes Blvd, Whitehorse, Yukon

Phone: 867-667-5929 Fax: 867-667-8555
Toll free (In Yukon): 1-800-661-0408, local 5929

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