Education Funding, 2019-20

The government has announced its intention to seek greater accountability and value for money as part of the line-by-line review of government expenditures.

The ministry is interested in receiving your responses to the questions in the guide below and your suggestions about the topics highlighted.

If you are interested in participating, please forward your submission by Friday, December 14, 2018, to

Education Funding, 2018-19

Each year the ministry provides funding to school boards through a series of grants. This page contains information on this year's grants, plus links to information on grants from previous years.

Anyone interested in education funding can learn more by reviewing 2018–19 Education Funding: A Guide to the Grants for Student Needs. (PDF, 234 KB)

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Information on the 2018-19 Grants for Student Needs

Summer 2018

An updated SB Memorandum regarding Special Education Funding in 2018-19 will also be available in the coming weeks.

Spring 2018

Ministry Publications

Supporting Regulations


Previous Years