Post-Secondary Student Support Program (PSSSP)
To improve employability of First Nations and eligible Inuit students by providing them with funding to access education and skills development opportunities at the post-sec level. (North West Terrirtory and Nunavut students may be eligible as well)
Canadian Post-Secondary Institutions:
The institution delivering the program must be degree-, diploma- or certificate-granting, and be recognized by a province or territory. Post-Secondary education institutions affiliated with or operating in a formal partnership with a degree-, diploma- or certificate-granting institution recognized by a province or territory are also eligible. Exceptionally, for the province of Quebec only, First Nations and their organizations, in partnership with eligible Post-Secondary institutions, are eligible recipients.
For more information:
South First Nations: Contact Indigenous Services Canada Regional Operations (Regina) at (306) 780-5392
North and Central First Nations: Contact Indigenous Services Canada Regional Operations (Prince Albert) at (306) 953-8522
First Nations may also contact their Funding Services Officer directly for a program referral.