To be eligible for Avataq’s program of financial aid for post-secondary studies, the candidate must:

  • Be registered in the Indian Register of Indian and Northern Affairs Canada, or be a Canadian Inuk;

  • Have resided in Canada for 12 consecutive months prior to their application. (In case of doubt, you may be required to supply legal proof.);

  • Be a member of a community or native band for which Avataq Cultural Institute is financially responsible;

  •  Be enrolled in a post-secondary program lasting a minimum of eight (8) months at a recognized educational institution, and leading to a certificate or a diploma.