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Aboriginal Human Resource Council

The national Canadian based organization with a mandate to advance the full participation in the economy of Aboriginal Peoples in Canada and Indigenous Peoples around the world.


Public Service Commission

Website for post-secondary recruitment – deadline for each spring is in the fall of each year.


Human Resources and Social Development

Find jobs links to the following websites: Canadian Heritage; Indian and Northern Affairs; Industry Canada; plus many other youth employment links. Canada


Government Youth Jobs

Website gives youth information on summer career placements and summer work experience programs for youth.


Labour Market Service

The Wii-ni n’guch-tood L.M.S. will enhance and support the interests of the Wiikwemkoong Unceded Indian Reserve members through the design, funding, monitoring, and evaluation of training initiatives and employment programs, all activity shall be determined by its benefit to the total membership, the environment, with consideration to the uniqueness of the people of Wiikwemkoong.

Indspire- Bursaries and Scholarships– Deadline June 1st & November 1st

Since its inception in 1985, Indspire has disbursed almost $65 million through close to 20,000 scholarships and bursaries to Indigenous students, making it the largest funder of Indigenous education outside the federal government.


The Scotiabank Student Excellence Award

Five (5) scholarships in the amount of $2,500.00 each will be awarded to Anishinabek First Nation students in the post-secondary level for academic excellence.  


The Indigenous Bursaries Search Tool

You can search more than 750 bursaries, scholarships and incentives across Canada, offered by governments, universities and colleges, private and public companies, individual Canadians, organizations and others aimed at Indigenous students.


Canada Post Aboriginal Incentive Award

The Canada Post Aboriginal Education Incentive Awards celebrate the hard work and determination of individuals of Aboriginal heritage who have embraced a renewed pursuit of learning. is part of the SchoolFinder Group. The site has been helping students find scholarships since 1997. Our mission is to help students realize their dreams.


Bursary information


Scholarship and Bursary link


Canada Post Bursary


Grant Me- information on 8 different scholarship opportunities
OCAS – Ontario College Application Service

Ontario Universities Application Centre

OSAP – Ontario Student Assistance Program

Ontario Aboriginal Housing Support
Education Planning Tools
ONECA Transitions – Tools for Student Success  

The Learning Portal- The Portal provides shared access to resources from all Ontario Colleges, you can also choose your attending institution

Quick links for Student Services (click on your attending institution) 


Ontario Universities' Indigenous Student Resources (

Ontario Universities-Indigenous Student Resources

Learn about services for students at College (click on your attending institution) including their accessibility services, peer and academic support programs, financial aid, campus accessibility, and more. 


Specific Disability Information | Transition Resource Guide for Students with Disabilities

Transition Resource Guide for Students with Disabilities

Ontario Federation of Indigenous Friendship Centers

Aboriginal legal services

Housing/Apartment Rental

Indigenous link for students


Financial Consumer Agency of Canada – Budgeting for Student Life


Canadian Bankers Association – Your Money for Students


Credit Counselling Society – Student Budgeting Tips

Service of the Ontario Council of University Libraries

Academic job postings, web banners, e-newsletters and print/digital ads


Surviving to Thriving

Aboriginal Health Access Centres


Centre for Addiction and Mental Health [CAMH]


Children’s Mental Health Ontario [CMHO]


Canadian Mental Health Association [CMHA]


Ontario Mental Health Association [CMHAOntario]


Sick Kids’ Hospital, Centre for Brain and Mental Health


Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario [CHEO]


Student Mental Health Toolkit


Mental Health


First Nation & Inuit Hope for Wellness Helpline 1-855-242-3310


Good 2 Talk Student Helpline 1-866-925-5454


Talk4Healing 1-988-554-4325