Frequently Asked Questions
Once accepted into the program, the school will start the application process, which then requires the student to apply for Grant Funding through their My Alberta Digital ID account.
What do I need to apply for funding?
- Funding Application - Proof of Tribal Membership - Health Care Cards - Proof of Guardianship documents - Letter from Social Agencies stating the guardian is not receiving funds for care of child/children (If this applies to applicant). All applicants will be required to sign a contract and a release of information form before the start of his/her contract.
What does my funding cover?
- Books - Tuition - Training Allowance If students are partially funded students receive Books and Tuition only.
How long will I be funded?
This is dependant on the Institution student applies to as well as the program. -UCEPP 15 units -College level 8 – 32 units depending on Diploma -University level 32 – 56 units depending on Degree -Masters level 24 units -Doctorate 24 units In order for students to remain on the funding list, all students must remain in good standing with their funding units and their Grade Point Average above 2.0
What Grade Point Average (GPA) do I need to have to remain in good standing?
2.00 to 4.00 good standing - 0.80 to 1.99 puts you on probation 0.80 or lower automatically suspended from funding. Red Crow PSSSP looks at the “Current GPA”
Does my Grade Point Average follow me?
Yes It does, regardless of what school you attend and how you may finish your GPA is something PSSSP looks at when sponsoring students - Another reason why your GPA is very important is for those students who may want to continue on to graduate studies, many graduate studies programs look at a 3.0 or better GPA.
How can I check my application status?
The funding application from FLA may appear in your emails junk or spam folder. You must complete the application within 30 days, or the application link will expire.