The Government of Canada funds elementary and secondary education for First Nations students ordinarily resident on reserve, provides post-secondary education financial support for First Nations and eligible Inuit students, and provides support to Canadian post-secondary institutions for the design and delivery of university and college level courses that respond to the education needs of First Nations and Inuit students.
Learn about Indigenous Services Canada (ISC)'s role in elementary and secondary First Nations education, as well as funding programs available to support students and educators.
Find out how the Government of Canada is committed to establishing a new partnership on First Nations elementary and secondary education.
Learn about ISC programs to support First Nations and Inuit students pursuing post-secondary education and career development, and support for Canadian post-secondary institutions.
Find out how ISC provides funds for school facilities on reserves, and how First Nations communities can qualify for those funds.
Learn about Jordan's Principle, its recent changes and how it protects First Nations children.
The Child First Initiative ensures Inuit children have access to the essential products, services and supports they need.
Find out how ISC provides funds to help preserve and strengthen unique First Nations and Inuit cultures, traditions and languages.
Find out about partnerships between the government of Canada, First Nations and provincial or territorial ministries of education.
Learn about the Services Portal, the Education Information System and the Education Reports and Analysis Solution, including how to access applications and reporting forms, the Nominal Roll, and other education program information.
Read about projects that improve educational outcomes for First Nations and Inuit students.
Search more than 750 bursaries, scholarships and incentives for Indigenous students across Canada.