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Summer 2017 - Applications Open: mid-to-late April (exact date dependent on when the Ministry releases the application)- Application Deadline: To avoid de-registration: April 28 After de-registration: August 18
- Applications Open: mid-to-late April (exact date dependent on when the Ministry releases the application)- Application Deadline: To avoid de-registration: April 28 After de-registration: August 18
The Adult Upgrading Grant (AUG) program has been established by the BC Ministry of Advanced Education to provide needs-based grants to learners enrolled in developmental programs.
The Ministry has not yet released this application. Contact Financial Aid and Awards at email@example.com for more information.
Courses below the 100-level qualify for AUG funding. There will be restrictions if you are repeating a course. Courses above the 100-level are post-secondary courses and do not qualify for AUG funding.Examples: BENG 052 and EAP 090 are below the 100-level and are eligible. USSD 110 and EAP 100 are above the 100-level and are not eligible.
If you received AUG for a course before, and did not complete the course, you cannot receive AUG again to support the costs of that course.If you received AUG for a course before, completed the course but received an "F" grade, you may be eligible to receive AUG one additional time to support up to 50% of the tuition fees only for that course.If you stop attending your course(s), withdraw twice from course(s), or fail to demonstrate satisfactory progress in your education while funded by AUG, you will no longer qualify for AUG for enrolment in any courses.
AUG funding does not support costs associated with post-secondary courses (100-level or higher). If you are enrolled in developmental courses (below the 100-level) and post secondary courses (100-level or higher) at the same time, the type(s) of funding you are eligible to apply for depend on your courseload.
Adult Upgrading Grants (AUG) applicants who have a change in their course registration who would like to request a review of their
complete the AUG Request for Reassessment form (PDF).
If you are applying for AUG for Summer Session II and already applied for AUG for Summer Session I, you only need to submit the Request for Reassessment form in order to apply for AUG in the second session.Your
completed reassessment form must be received in the Financial Aid and Awards office no
later than three weeks before the scheduled end date of your course(s).
Once your request for reassessment has been reviewed, Financial Aid and
Awards will contact you via postal mail with results.
Top 5 Things to Know About Upgrading GrantsTop 5 Things to Know About Eligibility Top 5 Things to Know About Applications Top 5 Application Questions Top 5 Application RequirementsFinancial Aid and Awards presents a number of workshops each term to enhance your financial well-being. Check out our Upcoming Events for information about upcoming Adult Upgrading Grant Workshops to assist you in understanding AUG applications, fee deferrals, awards, and the budgeting and money management strategies that are available to help support you.
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