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Financial aid for students

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
The statistics on student financial aid contain data on recipients and financial aid paid out. In addition, the statistics contain data on meal subsidies for students in higher education, interest assistance for student loans, student loan compensations and student loan tax deductions as well as loan guarantees for adult students. The data is obtained from Kela’s benefit system and it is published monthly, once per calendar year and once per academic year.


The Social Insurance Institution