Who is eligible for a PKU student?

The federal government announced Wednesday an aid of nearly $ 9 billion for students, who are also affected by the crisis of the COVID-19. But which of them exactly will be eligible for this new benefit ?

Those who consider proceeding with an application must first ensure that it does not correspond to the criteria of the PCU traditional, is to have earned$ 5,000 in the last twelve months and to have lost his job because of the crisis of the COVID-19.

Students in post-secondary institutions, those who have been graduated after December 2019, and those who will start school in September are eligible for the benefit. All those who make the request must earn less than$ 1000 per month.

The PKU student represents 1250$ per month, for the months of may, June, July and August.

All the details on this federal program will be available in the coming days on the website of the Canada revenue Agency.

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