COVID-19: Resources for students


COVID-19: Resources for students

20 August 2020

To help students through an uncertain 2020-2021 school year, CIM has put together this resource centre with links to health advisories, scholarships, direct links to the CIM Mentorship Program and technical resources such as the CIM Academy, OneMine and CIM Technical Paper libraries, and advice on how to successfully study at home as well as taking care of one’s mental health. We hope you find this useful. If you would like to see additions to this resource centre, please send an email to

CIM Student Resources


COVID-19 resources for youth, students and young adults - Government of Canada

Resources to Help Students Through COVID-19 Hardships - The Canadian Alliance of Student Associations

Student Aid - Government of Canada

Federal Student Work Experience Program - Government of Canada

By Province/Territory


Paying rent, loans or mortgage during COVID-19

Northwest Territories

Financial Support

Post-Secondary Support

British Columbia

Student resources during the COVID-19 outbreak

Current information about COVID-19 responses from all 25 BC public post-secondary institutions


Student Financial Assistance - University of Alberta


COVID-19 Updates and Resources - University of Saskatchewan

Employment resources & support during COVID-19 - University of Saskatchewan


COVID-19 (coronavirus) information for students - University of Manitoba


Province Supports Postsecondary Students During COVID-19 - Government of Ontario

Mind Control: Managing Your Mental Health During COVID-19 - University of Toronto

Free online self-care and resiliency course - Wilfrid Laurier University


COVID-19 Resources - Students - McGill University

New Brunswick

Emergency Fuel Benefit - Government of New Brunswick

Mental Health during COVID-19 for Children and Youth - Government of New Brunswick - Financial resources - University of New Brunswick

Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates - University of New Brunswick

Newfoundland and Labrador

COVID-19 Resources - Memorial University

Prince Edward Island

Grants, Bursaries and Awards - Government of PEI

Nova Scotia

COVID-19 Updates and Resources - Study Nova Scotia - COVID-19 Financial Resources - Dalhousie University

COVID-19 FAQ For Host Families and Students - Nova Scotia International Student Program