Post-Secondary Student Support Program (PSSSP) and University and College Entrance Preparation Program (UCEPP)

2024-25 PSSSP/UCEPP National Program Guidelines
FNESC Draft Local Operating Guidelines Toolkit
ISC BC Region Approved Definitions of the Grade 12 or Equivalent Entrance Requirement

Post-Secondary Partnerships Program (PSPP)

The Post-Secondary Partnerships Program provides funding to eligible Canadian post-secondary institutions to design and deliver university- and college-level courses or programs tailored for First Nations and Inuit students to help these students gain the skills they need to enter and succeed in the labour market.

BC First Nations Post-Secondary Partnerships Program (PSPP)


Indigenous Skills and Employment Training Strategy (ISETS)

ISETS agreement holders design and deliver employment programs and services, which include skills development, training for high-demand jobs, job finding, programs for youth, programs for urban and Aboriginal people with disabilities and access to child care.

Skills and Partnership Fund (SPF)

The SPF is a demand-driven, partnership-based program that supports government priorities through strategic partnerships by funding projects contributing to the skills development and training of Indigenous workers for long-term, meaningful employment.

Canada Learning Bond (CLB)

The CLB is money that the Government of Canada deposits directly into a child’s Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) account to help parents get a head start on saving for their child’s education after high school.