You could be eligible for financial assistance even if you are studying outside Québec, either in another Canadian province or abroad. You must, however, meet one of the criteria for residence in Québec.
In addition to meeting this criterion, you must be in one of the following situations:
You reside in Québec and you travel to and from your educational institution daily.
You have resided in Québec for at least 2consecutive years before moving outside the province 5years ago or less, and you meet one of the following requirements:
Your parents or sponsor reside in Québec.
Your parents or sponsor formerly resided in Québec and left the province less than 3years ago.
You did not interrupt your full-time studies for more than 12consecutive months since the date of your departure from Québec.
At the beginning of the school year, your educational institution will need to confirm your student status . It is possible that your institution will have to confirm your status during the school year.