not be a beneficiary of the Excellence Scholarships for Students in Education Programs program for the period covered by your application
have completed your study term on a full-time or deemed-full-time basis, according to the requirements that apply to your situation
respect the maximum number of eligible study terms based on your level of education:
At the college level, the maximum number of eligible study terms is6.
At the university level, the maximum number of eligible study terms varies from 6to8 for the undergraduate studies. There are 5 eligible study terms for master's studies and 15 for doctoral studies.
Details on full-time or deemed full-time studies
At the college level, in order to be considered a full-time student, you must register for at least 180 hours in a study term, or 165hours if Physical Education is one of the courses taken. To have the status of a deemed full-time student, you must register for a minimum of 90hours.
At the university level, you are considered a full-time student if you earn:
at the undergraduate level, a minimum of 12credits
at the master’s level, a minimum of 9credits
at the doctoral level, a minimum of 9credits
To have the status of a deemed full-time student, you must register for a minimum of 6 credits, whether you are at the undergraduate, master’s or doctoral level.
Only program-specific courses that are required for the acquisition of the degree being sought are considered.
Some activities cannot be used in calculating the hours or credits required for eligibility under the scholarship program, such as:
a remedial course or a prerequisite for a program of study
a course that compensates for a college course and lengthens the duration of the program
a cooperative practicum
a course for which the credits have already been earned
a recognition of acquired competencies or a course equivalency
a course for which the credits are not required for the acquisition of the degree