HAVE YOU BEEN LAID OFF AND COLLECTED EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE?
You may be eligible for funding through the second careers program offered through the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD) (www.ontario.ca/page/ministry-advanced-education-and-skills-development). Funding amounts vary with each individuals situation and you will need to get in contact with your local employment agency to find out more (http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/employmentontario/)
WERE YOU ACTIVE IN THE CANADIAN FORCES?
Canvet (http://www.canvetservices.com/index-eg.html) is an option for individuals who have been injured during their service
For individuals who have completed their service, funding may be available through SISIP (www.cfpsa.com/en/aboutus/sisipfs/pages/default.aspx)
DO YOU HAVE STATUS THROUGH A FIRST NATION OR METIS?
Contact your local band office to see if there are funding dollars available to you
Funding may be available through the Metis Nation of Ontario (http://www.metisnation.org/)
NOT ELIGIBLE FOR ANY GOVERNMENT GRANTS OR FUNDING?
Student Line of Credit
Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP)
Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)
Personal Life Insurance (borrowing on cash value)
Friends and Family may be willing to assist with some of your funding dollars
(OSAP is not available for this program.)