The proposed Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB) will provide support to students and new graduates who are not eligible for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit. It will provide $1,250 per month for eligible students or $1,750 per month for eligible students with dependents or disabilities.
The benefit will be available from May to August 2020.
The program will be administered through CRA Online’s My CRA portal. More information on applications are expected soon.