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Temagami First Nation

Bear Island Education Authority

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  • Provides educational services and supports to elementary and secondary school students
  • Administers Laura McKenzie Learning Centre, a full-curriculum on-reserve elementary/junior high school for students from JK to Grade 8
Secondary Students
  • Covers transportation costs for students attending Temiskaming District Secondary School in New Liskeard
Provides following support to students attending high school away from their home community
  • Funding for tuition agreements signed with provincially or federally recognized schools
  • Funding for boarding arrangements
  • Assistance in obtaining suitable living arrangements; responsibility is on student/parents to make the arrangements
  • Encourages academic achievement
Post Secondary Students
  • 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 support to post secondary students both on and off the reserve
Tribal Council: UnaffiliatedPolitical Territorial Organization: IndependentRobinson Huron Treaty
Hours of Operation
Mon-Fri 8 am-4:30 pm
Members of Temagami First NationPost Secondary Student Support Program
  • All band members regardless of residency are eligible to apply for assistance if attending a post-secondary institution
  • Based upon availability of funds received from Indian & Northern Affairs Canada
Application Process
Post Secondary Student Support Program
  • Applications for assistance available at office
  • Deadline to apply for assistance is May 31st
For financial assistance applicant required to provide:
  • Photocopy of recent status card
  • Completed post-secondary application package issued by Temagami 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
  • Copy of voided cheque or bank information
  • Signed student contract
Secondary Students
  • Policy and details posted on website
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Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On
February 26, 2019