BC offers $2,500 to ECE students and grads

January 8, 2008

British Columbia has launched a new pilot student loan program to attract students into early childhood education and to draw ECE-trained employees back into the child-care sector.  The program will offer up to $2,500 towards outstanding BC student loans of new graduates.  Students who graduated in 2007 or plan to graduate in 2008 will be eligible for up to $1,250 of loan assistance for their first two years of employment in the child-care sector.