Education Funding Programs

AANDC provides funding to First Nations students who are pursuing post-secondary education. You can also see other funding options that may be available to you.


You may be eligible for funding if you are a First Nation student accepted in a:

  • university entrance program
  • college entrance program
  • certificate program
  • trade program
  • diploma program
  • degree program, or
  • masters or PhD program.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall (September) enrolment: July 15th
  • Winter (January) enrolment: November 15th
  • Spring (May) enrolment: March 31st

Apply For Education Funding

For Members of the Kluane First Nation, Ross River Dena Council, Daylu Dena Council, or Dease River First Nation

Start your application. Remember to get your application in early.

For Members of Other First Nations

AANDC Yukon Region only processes applications for students from the First Nations listed above. If you are a student from another First Nation, please contact their office directly. You can also learn more about other options for student funding.


Learn more about our programs

AANDC offers funding through two programs:

The Indigenous Bursaries Search Tool

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