Download the CTE Bursary application here: CTE_Bursary Program 2022

The Coast Tsimshian Enterprises (CTE) Bursary Program is administered through the Lax Kw’alaams Business Development and Metlakatla Development Corporation, which provides money for Lax Kw’alaams and Metlakatla members to continue their post-secondary studies.

COAST TSIMSHIAN ENTERPRISES (CTE) BURSARY

Eight CTE Bursaries of $500.00 each are available to Lax Kw’alaams and Metlakatla members pursuing post secondary education.

The following conditions must be met before this bursary may be granted:

– The candidate must be a Lax Kw’alaams or Metlakatla Band member.
– Eligible applicants must include in their application:

– completed CTE Bursary Program Application 2022-23
– 1-page letter of intent, explaining what their career objectives are
– copy of their status card
– copy of their registration receipt

– The candidate must be enrolled in a post-secondary institution or trades training program.
– This bursary must be used within 12 months of being awarded. The funds will be dispersed once proof of enrollment has been received by the CTE Bursary program.
– Applicants may be in any year of their studies or apprenticeship.
– Applicants may receive this bursary for up to two consecutive academic years of their program.

Deadline to apply: Tuesday May 31, 2022

Please send your application, in print or via email, to either:

Lax Kw’alaams Business Development LP
100 1st Ave East
Prince Rupert, BC V8J-1A6
employment@laxbdl.com
cc: Lisa Girbav
Metlakatla Development Corporation
501 Dunsmuir Street
Prince Rupert, BC V8J-4C3
employment@metlakatla.ca
cc: Tara Leighton

We thank you for your interest in the CTE Bursary. Only successful applicants will be notified.

Past recipients of the CTE Bursary 2021-2022:

– 3 additional bursaries were sponsored by the Lax Kw’alaams Business Development in the amount of $500

Alyssa Spence – Lax Kw’alaams, Bursary sponsored by LaxBDL

Amy Leighton – Metlakatla, CTE Bursary Recipient

Dollina Stewart – Metlakatla, CTE Bursary Recipient

Hanna Bryant – Lax Kw’alaams, Bursary sponsored by LaxBDL

Janice Wilson – Metlakatla, CTE Bursary Recipient

Kallen Tait – Lax Kw’alaams, Bursary sponsored by LaxBDL

Katherine Garay – Lax Kw’alaams, CTE Bursary Recipient

Mataya Blackmon – Lax Kw’alaams, CTE Bursary Recipient

Megan Blackmon – Lax Kw’alaams, CTE Bursary Recipient

Rose Kelly – Metlakatla, CTE Bursary Recipient

Shawna-Ann Tait – Lax Kw’alaams, CTE Bursary Recipient