The Post-Secondary Student Support Program helps to fund tuition, books, living allowance, registration fees, and more!
For students taking three or more classes per academic term. We will help with the cost of tuition, books, living allowance and registration fees
For students taking two or less classes per academic term. We will help with the cost of tuition, books and registration fees
Upon approval, the Post-Secondary Student Support Programs (PSSSP) will help Samson Cree Nations students with:
Registration & Application Fees
The cost of one application fee to a university.
Books & Supplies
$1000.00 maximum per semester. This book allowance is used for the required textbooks for the course along with basic stationary. Students are allowed up to $1000.00 for the semester. (ex. If a student’s books total 800.00 they are not allowed to use the remaining $200.00).
$6000.00 maximum per academic year for undergraduate students or $7000.00 for Masters/Doctoral students.
Assists with essential items such as rent, food, clothing, etc and rates can be located in the PSSSP policy.
Admissions Tests/ Preparation for Admissions Tests
We will pay for one sitting of an admissions test, per student, upon successful acceptance into the program and acceptance into the PSSSP. We will also help pay for the fees associated with the preparation courses for admissions tests; however, students receiving this support must complete the admission test within six months of the time that he or she completes the preparation course.
We will pay for fee’s associated with the preparation and cost of the exams; however, these fee’s will only be paid once. For students in diploma or degree programs, students may receive up to but not exceed one month of living allowance. Students preparing for boards/licensure exams associated with professional degree programs, such as medical, dental, law, etc, may receive up to but not exceeding three months of living allowance to prepare and pass the exam.