BC Training and Education Savings Grant

Message from the Ministry:

Sign your children up today for a $1,200 B.C. Training and Education Savings Grant

 British Columbians are encouraged to sign up for a $1,200 grant for their children’s post-secondary education and training.

 To be eligible, the child applying must have been born in 2006 or later and must be at least six years of age when they apply. The child parents/guardians must both be residents of British Columbia.

 Signing up for the grant is as easy as stopping in at your local financial institution and following these simple steps:

  1. Bring social insurance number (SIN) cards for both the child and the parent/guardian.
  2. Sign the child up as the beneficiary of a Registered Education Savings Plan.
  3. Complete the application at your financial institution.
  4. No additional contributions are required.

Learn more at the Ministry of Education website: https://goo.gl/ep8bgJ