Ahousaht Education Authority

(250) 670-9662

250-670-9660

Ahousat, BC V0R 1A0, Canada

©2017 by Ahousat Education Authority. Proudly created with Wix.com

About Us

The Post Secondary department provides support for qualified Ahousaht First Nation students who are working towards a certificate, diploma, BC, MA, or PhD at a public institution. 


Programs must meet the following criteria: 

  • Have secondary school completion or equivalent as a requisite for entry. 

  • Be a minimum of one academic year in length

  • Be an accredited program offered at a public institution

  • Have a certificate, diploma, or degree awarded upon successful completion.

 

FAQs

Policies & Procedures

AEA Post Secondary Policies and Procedures guidlines ae sitting with the AEA lawyer for review. 

When AEA reviews and accepts the Policies and Procedures, it will be given to P/S students. Until this happens AEA is utilizing NTC Post Secondary Policies and Procedures Handbook. 

Applications: 

To receive an application you may: 

Full time P/S funding covers:

  • Tuition

  • Textbooks

  • Supplies

  • Living Allowance

  • Daily Travel (if applicable)

  • Seasonal Travel (if applicable)

You can apply for funds to cover the cost of:

  • Tutoring

  • Special clothing and equipment

  • One-time only security deposit

  • One-time only licensing exam fees

Student Responsibility

  • All students MUST write an English Assessment 

  • If a student's program requires Math for enrolments, a Math Assessment will be required. 

  • Students must enroll in courses that correspond with their assessment results

  • A study skills/communications course is a requirement for college prep funding

  • Students must maintain a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.0 per semester

Available Funding Months

The amount of available funding months breaks down as follows:

  • College Prep: 8 months for general studies. 16 months for Forestry, Science, and Nursing

  • Diploma Program: 24 Months

  • Bachelor of Arts or Science: 40 Months

  • Bachelor of Education and Bachelor of Science in Nursing: 48 months

  • Post Degree Program: 8 months 

  • Masters Degree: 24 months

  • Law Degree: 32 months

  • PhD Degree: 32 months

Technical Vocational Training (TVT) Funding

Students who want to pursue studies that do not fall under the P/S funding program are encouraged to submit an application for TVT funding. TVT funding will cover tuition, books, and supplies up to and not more than $1,000 per fiscal year. The TVT funding program does not have funds for living allowance

 

Applications & Forms

Application deadlines:

March 1st Annually for September - August funding term

August 1st Annually for January - August funding term

No later than NOON 

Post Secondary Funding Application

TVT Application

Progress Report Form

Text Book Form

Tutor Form

You can also find us on facebook!

 

Contact Us

If there’s anything you’d like to know about our Post Secondary funding and applications, please get in touch with Julia (julia.campbell@ahousahted.ca) or Vivien (vivien.thomas@ahousahted.ca). Or any other education questions.

Ahousat, BC V0R 1A0, Canada

250-670-9660 (fax)