Thanks to the efforts of the Quebec Student Union (QSU) and its partners, a reinvestment of 80 million will be made directly to the Loans and Bursaries program. It’s 80 million more in the pockets of students. It is the highest reinvestment in the Loans and Bursaries program in the past 15 years. It will directly target the students in Quebec with the most need. By injecting this money, we can make up some of the indexing delay, due to the increase in the cost of living, of the amounts paid to students.
Concrete achievements for Quebec students:
On December 15 2016, Minister Hélène David announced that this amount will be invested entirely in the Aide financière aux études (AFE) program through 4 specific measures.