The Continuing Education Grant was designed to encourage all Haida Gwaii residents to pursue educational opportunities of all kinds, both on and off-island.
It can help cover the cost of tuition and course materials for recognized universities, colleges, and trades programs, including online courses.
Here are some frequently asked questions:
Who can apply?
Individuals who have lived on Haida Gwaii for the past 24 consecutive months. A student who has left Haida Gwaii to attend school but otherwise maintains their residency is considered a resident.
How much money is available?
Up to $3,750 a calendar year, or a maximum of five courses to a maximum of $750 per course.
What is the application deadline?
Applications are accepted throughout the year and must be submitted no later than two weeks into the semester or course (for long-term courses) or no later than the day before the course starts (for short-term courses)