Dokis First Nation
Education Authority

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  • Provides educational services and supports to elementary, secondary and post-secondary school students of Dokis First Nation
  • Administers Dokis School (Kikendawt Kinoomaadii Gamig) for students from JK-Gr 4
  • Coordinates bus transportation for students attending Dokis School in community, students attending Monetville Public School (Gr 5-8) and students attending École Secondaire Northern Secondary School in Sturgeon Falls
  • Prepares education budgets and develops education policies to meet the needs of the community
  • Receives and resolves complaints and disputes related to any education matters

Secondary Education
  • Provides assistance, guidance and referrals to helps with academic issues
  • Maintains lists of students, addresses and schools attended
  • Provides information on community involvement hours to students about groups looking for volunteer assistance

Post Secondary Education
  • Provides counselling and guidance in choosing post-secondary field of studies
  • Provides assistance for applying/filling out application forms for colleges and universities
  • Provides financial sponsorship support to post secondary students
Comments
Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN)
Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI)
Robinson-Huron Treaty
Eligibility
Members of Dokis First Nation Post Secondary Education
  • All registered Band members of Dokis First Nation are eligible to apply for assistance if attending a post-secondary institution
  • The program of study must be recognized as a post-secondary program by accredited academic institution recognized by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development


Age Requirements: Ages: 4 year(s) and up;
Application Process
Post Secondary Education
  • Educational assistance package available at Administration Office and on website
  • Continuing students must reapply for funding each year
  • Deadline to apply for assistance: Jan 31st of year you are attending

For financial assistance applicant required to provide:
  • Photocopy of recent status card
  • Completed post-secondary application package issued by Dokis First Nation
  • Letter of acceptance from post-secondary institution
  • Transcripts from high school and any previous academic institutions
  • Detailed letter of intent with program information
  • Bank information for direct deposit only
  • Signed student contract
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On July 25, 2019

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