There are a number of funding sources available to students who attend Yellowhead Tribal College. For more information on the funding you can apply for, contact student services at 780-484-0303.
Eligible First Nations students may seek funding by contacting the Education Counsellor at their respective First Nation. Métis students may contact the Métis Nation of Alberta or their settlement for funding options.
Backwoods Energy Services
Backwoods Energy Services invites Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation (ANSN) members to apply for the Backwoods Energy/ANSN Scholarship and Internship Program. The amount of the award is $5000 / school year. Click here for more information.
Freehorse Family Wellness Society
The Post-Secondary Funding Program assists students who have regained their status as a result of Bill C-31 from various First Nations, and students who are residents of Alberta with Northwest Territories or Inuit Treaty Status.
Oteenow Employment & Training Society
The Oteenow Employment & Training Society will provide Human Resource Development Programs to First Nations people in the greater Edmonton area to enable them to become self-reliant and subsequently live productive lives.
YTC Bursaries & Scholarships
YTC sponsored bursaries and scholarships may be available. Contact your department head or student services
for more information.
Indspire is an Indigenous-led registered charity that invests in the education of Indigenous people for the long-term benefit of these individuals, their families and communities, and Canada.
Aboriginal Skills and Employment Training Strategy (ASETS)
As part of a broader Aboriginal agenda, ASETS will assist to improve Aboriginal people's skills and facilitate and thus close the gap in employment outcomes between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people. Contact your First Nations ASETS office.
Awards, Scholarships, and Bursaries
Please visit or email
the Student Services Coordinator for award and financial aid information.