«First Nations» column

Fostering Allyship to Indigenous Communities: Driving Change

December 4th, 2023; By Elora Pharai

In recent years, the tragic history regarding the horrors behind the systematic discrimination of Canada’s Indigenous communities has come to light in mainstream media. In 2021, the devastating news of […]

The Significance of Land Acknowledgments

November 7th, 2023; By author below

By Avreet Jagdev Over the years, there has been a larger focus on land acknowledgements across Canada. What are land acknowledgements, and why are they so important? Land acknowledgements are […]

Indigenous Student Scholarships

November 1st, 2022; By Anthony Teles

Métis Student Bursary Program https://www.metisnation.org/programs-and-services/education-training/post-secondary-education/mno-scholarships-and-bursaries/ MNO Major Targeted Bursaries https://www.metisnation.org/programs-and-services/education-training/post-secondary-education/mno-scholarships-and-bursaries/mno-major-targeted-bursaries/ Other Scholarships and Bursaries https://www.metisnation.org/programs-and-services/education-training/post-secondary-education/mno-scholarships-and-bursaries/other-scholarships-bursaries/

Supports for First Nation Students: Calgary Board of Education (CBE)

October 3rd, 2022; By Erin Kelly

Are you a First Nation student K-12 living in Calgary? The Calgary Board of Education recognizes traditional territories and oral practices of the Blackfoot Nations, which includes the Siksika, the […]

The APTN Scholarship Program for Aboriginal Media Makers

October 3rd, 2022; By Anthony Teles

Canada has a strong media landscape filled with different careers. Landing those opportunities requires a delicate combination of talent, networking, and timing. Enrolling in a college or university program for […]

The Water Crisis Plaguing Indigenous Reservations Across Canada: How You Can Help (French version available)

October 2nd, 2022; By Elora Pharai

Picture this, the year is 2022: you live in Canada, which is often advertised and perceived as being one of the safest countries, rich in resources and many beneficial aspects […]

Trade Scholarships for Indigenous Students in Canada

December 27th, 2016; By Laura Sciarpelletti

Indspire Scholarships Oil and Gas Aboriginal Trades & Technology Extra incentive for one to achieve their dreams in trades as a First Nations, Inuit or Metis student, Two deadlines annually […]