First Nations, Métis, and Inuit Funding
If you have funding barriers (immediate or long-term) and would like more information, please book an appointment with Tricia Beaudry, Aboriginal Student Advisor at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have questions about Government Student Loans, Bursaries, Emergency Funding, or Money Management Education Sessions, please book an appointment with Sydney Bremner, Financial Aid Coordinator at email@example.com.
Aboriginal Student Services Center (ASSC) and Métis Education Foundation (MEF) Awards
Applications are now open through the Awards and Financial Support section in Bear Tracks. Only one application is needed for both the ASSC Awards and the MEF Awards.
These awards are opened annually to First Nations, Métis, and Inuit students and are provided by many generous donors in the community. Learn more about these awards.
Deadline to apply is October 16, 2017.
AltaLink Indigenous Relations Scholarship
This scholarship program is designed to recognize leaders in the Indigenous community by offering scholarships to Indigenous students attending post-secondary institutions.
Two eligible students from each of Treaty 6, 7, 8 and the Métis community in Alberta will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship. Learn more.
Indigenous Careers Awards
Applications for the Indigenous Careers Awards are closed. Learn more here.
U of A Scholarships and Awards
You may be eligible to apply for other U of A Scholarships and Awards. For detailed listings and application information visit the Scholarships and Awards website.
External Financial Resources
There are many useful websites that can be used when looking for external financial resources for First Nations, Métis, and Inuit students: