Financial aid for students

The purpose of financial aid is to provide economic security for students. Financial aid is available in the form of:

The qualifying conditions for student financial aid are:

Financial aid for studies pursued in Finland is available to Finnish citizens and, under certain conditions, to citizens of other countries. On the availability of financial aid for studies pursued outside Finland, see Payment of financial aid abroad.

The qualifying conditions for financial aid are different in higher education and in secondary education.

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Last modified 02/10/2017
Updated 28/04/2016