2017 Indigenous Learning Centre Professional Development Scholarship

The Professional Development Scholarships are available to anyone who wishes to take AFOA Canada’s online courses for the Certified Aboriginal Financial Management (CAFM) Program, Certified Aboriginal Professional Administrator (CAPA) Program or Professional Development courses or one CAPA In-Person Session. This Scholarship is intended to offset full registration costs for AFOA Canada courses and help qualified candidates who do not have the financial resources required to;
  • Pursue the CAFM educational program leading to the CAFM designation;
  • Pursure the CAPA educational program leading to the CAPA designation; or
  • Enroll in AFOA Canada's CAFM, CAPA or Professional Development courses
Funds have been allocated to the Scholarship Program and the Program has been approved by the Board of Directors.

What kind of Scholarships are available?

Professional Development Scholarship
The Professional Development Scholarship is now available for the following opportunities:

One (1) recipient who is currently enrolled or will enroll in a CAPA In-Person Session - scholarship value of $1,500
Two (2) recipients who wish to take AFOA Canada's online courses for the Certified Aboriginal Financial Management (CAFM) Program, Certified Aboriginal Professional Administrator (CAPA) Program - scholarship value of $535 each
NEW! Two (2) recipients who wish to take the Certified Indigenous Leaders (CIL) Program - scholarship value of $2,500 each

Scholarship awards allocated must be used for the program of study and the academic year specified on the application form.


Who Can Apply:

  • All Canadian residents are welcome to apply however preference will be given to Aboriginal applicants
  • Reside and work in Aboriginal community/organization
  • Employed in a financial and/or management position
  • In need of financial assistance

Scholarship Recipients

Recipients of the Indigenous Learning Online Scholarship Program are: 

 2017/18  On-Line Course Scholarship  
  Jamie Yuzicappi
Whitecap Dakota First Nation
Saskatchewan
 
     

 2016/7

On-line Course Scholarship

On-line Course Scholarship

 

Roberta Samson
Kanaka Bar Indian Band
British Columbia

Julian Jordan
Lac La Croix First Nations
Ontario

 

 

 

Recipients of the Norman Taylor Aboriginal Financial Management Scholarship Program 2007-2016:

 2015/16

On-line Course Category

National Conference Category
Montreal, QC

 

Rebecca Murdoch
Trout Lake
Northwest Territories

Lisa Scott
Cowichan Bay
British Columbia

 

Channing Ward
Enoch Cree Nation
Alberta

Ashley Waring
Sarnia, Ontario

 

 

 

 2014/15

On-line Course Category

National Conference Category
Winnipeg, MB

 

Teresa Peters
Seabird Island Band
British Columbia

Sherri Running Rabbit
Siksika Nation
Alberta

 

Russell Evans
Matachewan First Nations
Ontario

Jolene Ward
Enoch Cree Nation
Alberta

 

 

 

 2013/14

On-line Course Category

National Conference Category
Halifax, NS

 

Michelle Campeau
Hobbema, Alberta

Penny Roy-Corbiere
M’Chigeeng First Nation
Ontario

 

Tanya Whitehead
Meath Park
Saskatchewan

Darlene Landon
Winnipeg
Manitoba

 

 

 

 2012/13

On-line Course Category

National Conference Category
Toronto, ON

 

Leanne Flett Kruger
Okanagan Nation
Penticton Indian Reserve
British Columbia

Leah Gaze
Adams Lake Indian Band
British Columbia

 

Randy Natomagan
Prince Albert
Saskatchewan

Jolene Recollet
Sudbury
Ontario

 

 

 

2011/12

On-line Course Category

National Conference Category
Saskatoon, SK

Michelle Bushie
Hollow Water First Nation
Manitoba

Carmella Jerry
O'Chiese First Nation
Alberta

Crystal Denny
Trenton
Nova Scotia

Leanne Chudy
St. Mary's Indian Band
British Columbia

     

2010/11

On-line Course Category

National Conference Category
Vancouver, BC

Simone Craig
Monetville
Ontario

Rhonda Kirkness
Fisher River Cree Nation
Manitoba

Marsha Hall
Golden Lake First Nation
Ontario

Annette Marshall
Chippewas of the Thames First Nation
Ontario

     

2009/10

On-line Course Category

National Conference Category
Ottawa, ON

Carmella Jerry
O’Chiese First Nation
Alberta

Hazel Catherine Baxter
Elsipogtog First Nation
New Brunswick

Stephanie Simeon
Chiniki First Nation
Alberta

Brenda Wasacase
Kahkewistahaw First Nation
Saskatchewan

     

2008/09

On-line Course Category

National Conference Category
Calgary, AB

Jennifer Martin
Membertou First Nation
Nova Scotia

Margaret White
Nanaimo
British Columbia

Natasha Goulais
Aamjiwnaang First Nation
Ontario

     

2007/08

On-line Course Category

National Conference Category – Montreal, QC

Richelle Bowe
Williams Lake
British Columbia

Lisa DeWit
Victoria
British Columbia

Karen McCarthy
Edmonton
Alberta

Annie Snowshoe
Tetlit Gwich'in First Nation
Northwest Territories

 

Now CLOSED - Applications for The ILC Professional Development Scholarship

Indigenous Learning Centre Professional Development Scholarship Program
Click on the image below to download the application

To View the ILC Bursary & Scholarship Regulations Please CLICK HERE