Benefits for Survivors (of Disability Award recipients)

Death Benefit / Disability Award

If a Canadian Armed Forces member dies as a result of a service-related injury or disease a financial benefit is paid to a spouse or common-law partner and/or dependent children. If the death occurs within 30 days of the injury, a death benefit is awarded. If the death occurs more than 30 days after the injury or disease, a Disability Award may be paid.

Education Assistance Program

Educational Assistance provides monthly financial support to the student plus assistance with related expenses (e.g., tuition) for up to four years or 36 academic months, whichever is less.

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