Part-Time Apprenticeship Funding

Alberta Student Aid Part-Time Grant

The government provides financial aid to students who are completing their apprenticeship program on a part-time basis. Funding is intended to assist students with the cost of tuition and fees. Funds for living expenses such as rent, utilities, and groceries are not provided for part-time learners.

Click here to ensure you meet Alberta Student Aid's residency requirements.

By completing the Alberta Student Aid Part-Time Application, you are automatically assessed for grant funding up to a maximum of $1,800.  


Apprenticeship Awards & Scholarships

RDC's General Awards Application is available between March 1 and May 31


Apprentice Training Award

Available to apprentices who are unemployed in their trade immediately prior to attending technical training.


Apprentice Incentive/Completion Grants

Apply after completing your technical training period and updating your blue book.


Indigenous Student Funding

Apply one month prior to your technical training start date. 



Student Connect Centre
Room 1102 | RDC
Box 5005 - 100 College Blvd, Red Deer, AB T4N 5H5
t: 403.342.3254 | f: 403.342.3262 | e: studentconnect [at] rdc [dot] ab [dot] ca