Post-Secondary Funding



How to Apply

 Student Eligibility 


Student Responsibilities

Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards


Student Eligibility Requirements 
All students who are funded must meet eligibility requirements outlined as follows: 

  1. Be a registered status Aboriginal from Witsuwit'en First Nation and have a current status card photocopy for student file;

  2. Be a Canadian resident for the past 12 months prior to application;

  3. Be accepted by an eligible post secondary institution;

  4. Be accepted into an eligible program of study (i.e. certificate, diploma, degree, or University college entrance program UCEP) and,

  5. Maintain continued academic standing with the institution. 


If you wish to attend university for September admission, please contact us as soon as possible. Application deadline for universities such as UBC is January 15, others like UNBC is March 1; no late applications are accepted. 

Application deadline for most colleges is March 31; late applications are accepted if space permits.

KWES Main Office / Adult Education Center

159 Loop Road

Witset, BC


Fax: 250-877-5092

Witset Elementary School / Childcare Center

206 Beaver Rd, Suite 2

Witset, BC


Fax: 250.877.5092

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