Published | Category : Programs
Work Premium – Changes in the Eligibility Requirements
Starting in 2015, full-time students will no longer be eligible for the work premium, the adapted work premium or the supplement to the work premium, unless they are, at the end of the year, the parent of a child who lives with them.
A full-time student is a student pursuing vocational training at the secondary level or post-secondary studies who is in either of the following situations:
- In the year, the student begins and completes a term during which he or she must devote a minimum of 9 hours a week to classes or coursework.
- The student has a major functional deficiency within the meaning of the Regulation respecting financial assistance for education expenses, and he or she begins and completes, in the year, a term during which he or she receives a minimum of 20 hours of instruction per month.
For more information, refer to pages 29 to 30 of Information Bulletin 2014-11 (PDF – 555 KB), which was published on December 2, 2014, by the Ministère des Finances.