It's week three of eligibility, for Canada's COVID-19 emergency response benefit program. 

The federal government's CERB offers individual Canadians $2,000 over a four week period, up to a maximum of 16 weeks or four pay periods.

The benefit's first four-week period ran from March 15 until April 11, and the second four-week period started April 12. 

People applying for the benefit who were born in January, February or March should apply on Mondays. Those born in April, May or June should apply on Tuesdays. People born in July, August or September should apply on Wednesdays and eligible Canadians born in October, November or December should apply on Thursdays. On Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, those born at any time throughout the year can apply for the benefit.