Quebec increases student aid by nearly $13 million

December 2, 2010

The Quebec government announced Wednesday that certain expenditures included in the calculation of student financial assistance will be increased by 2% for the 2010-11 award year. This annual indexation leads to an increase of $12.6 million in financial aid to be paid to students receiving aid this academic year. The indexation corresponds with the forecast consumer price index for Quebec in 2010. It will come into effect the first week of January. Quebec News Release (in French)