Support Your Canadian Study Permit Application with Proof of Financial Support from ApplyBoard and Royal Bank of Canada®

ApplyBoard is collaborating with Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) to offer you the International Student GIC Program, an easy and convenient way to obtain Proof of Financial Support for your Canadian study permit application, to help you take your next steps in studying Canada.
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Benefits of purchasing a GIC from RBC​

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The Guaranteed Investment Certificate (GIC) helps fulfill the Proof of Financial Support requirement for a Canadian Study Permit application.

Strengthen your study permit application and increase Immigration Officials’ trust in your Proof of Financial Support document with ApplyProof’s verification technology.

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Your investment is protected by the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation.
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Earn interest at a guaranteed, fixed interest rate over the term of your investment.

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How It Works

Complete and Submit your Application
  • Download the Application Package
  • Read, complete and sign the RBC International Student GIC Program Application Form and other documents included in the package
  • Complete the webform below and upload your completed Application Package, passport and letter of acceptance from an eligible Canadian school
  • Submit your application and supporting documents online within the form
  • Receive an email from noreply@applyboard.com and confirm your email address by clicking the button in the body of the email
Open Investment Account
  • An RBC advisor will contact you directly by RBC Secure Email once your RBC Investment Account has been opened
  • Register for RBC Secure Email to obtain your Investment Account opening confirmation and detailed international wire transfer instructions
Transfer Funds to Purchase your RBC GIC
  • Send RBC a single one-time international wire transfer for the purchase of your RBC GIC and applicable fees.
Obtain GIC Confirmation on ApplyProof
  • Receive, access and download your verifiable RBC Contribution Details document, which serves as proof of your investment and sets out relevant details about your GIC, through the ApplyProof Platform

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Submit Your Application

Download and complete the Application Package and upload it, along with your passport and letter of acceptance, within the form below.

Looking to submit an application?

Generate your unique partner link to the application submission form by entering your ApplyBoard Agent ID in the field below.

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About ApplyProof

ApplyProof is a platform developed by ApplyBoard that builds trust in the international enrolment process through secure, efficient verification of student documents. Immigration Officials can verify your original proof of financial support through the ApplyProof platform, increasing trust in your study permit application.

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About RBC

Operating since 1869, RBC is Canada’s biggest bank, the fifth largest in North America, and one of the largest banks in the world by market capitalization. Today, RBC has over 1100 branches across Canada, offering them a wide range of services.

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