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Frequently Asked Questions

Please select a topic from the list below to see answers to frequently asked questions about the MMF Post-Secondary Education Support Program

Yes. MMF Post-Secondary Education Support program is only open to Manitoba Métis citizens (including those in the registration process).

Please go to Manitoba Métis Federation website to find more information, http://www.mmf.mb.ca/membership.php

No. You need to contact your provincial Métis Government to get assistance. All MMF funds are only for Manitoba Métis (including those in the registration process).

Below on this page, there are two entry points for financial assistance for post-secondary support. Click one of them and go on to apply.

Not necessarily. As a Manitoba Métis citizen, you can get assistance for attending all eligible colleges and universities. Support for education assistance in other provinces will be determined on a case by case basis and where funds permit.  For the list of eligible colleges and universities, please check here.

No. The application is free.

Yes. You can contact the website administrator to get information for the appeal process.

MMF PSE Support Program is for all eligible colleges and universities (See List). But it is not for professional Certification programs. Support for colleges will be determined by the MMF MET department.

Yes. As long as you are still a post-secondary student, you are an eligible applicant.

No, you can continue to apply through your MET regional office, MMF Regional Offices.

No. The MMF will announce the other 650 or so recipients once it has completed its due diligence on the applications submitted by students. The early announcement was made at an MMF education conference to draw attention to the new PSE support program. This will help in future communications activities to ensure all Metis who are eligible are aware of the new program. The MMF hopes to be in a position to announce the awards by the end of February, 2020.
You can find a list of the MMF Regional Offices and their contact information here: MMF Regional Offices.
After you submit your application online, you can come back to check your application status by logging into your account.
No, We accept application online, You can upload your official transcripts to your online application. 
No. we only accept applications through the website.
January 31st, 2020 will be the application deadline for the year 2019-2020.
You will receive a confirmation email that your application was received. If you do not receive an email, please contact the program Coordinator, psesp.info@mmf.mb.ca.
Yes. However, once the deadline has passed you will only receive assistance if resources permit. If you have further question, you can contact the program Coordinator, psesp.info@mmf.mb.ca.
The MMF Post-Secondary Education Support Program selection committee will decide the recipients.
Please allow up to eight weeks past the deadline for a letter regarding your application.
All information will be corresponded to you by general mail or email. Please ensure we have your correct and up-to-date contact information at all times.
Please notify the program Coordinator of an address change as soon as possible by email, psesp.info@mmf.mb.ca
Students who withdraw from a program in the academic period for which they received assistance may be required to repay all or a portion of the funds they received.

Métis Citizenship/Eligibility Questions

Yes. MMF Post-Secondary Education Support program is only open to Manitoba Métis citizens (including those in the registration process).

Please go to Manitoba Métis Federation website to find more information, http://www.mmf.mb.ca/membership.php

No. You need to contact your provincial Métis Government to get assistance. All MMF funds are only for Manitoba Métis (including those in the registration process).

Post-Secondary Eligibility Questions

Below on this page, there are two entry points for financial assistance for post-secondary support. Click one of them and go on to apply.

Not necessarily. As a Manitoba Métis citizen, you can get assistance for attending all eligible colleges and universities. Support for education assistance in other provinces will be determined on a case by case basis and where funds permit.  For the list of eligible colleges and universities, please check here.

No. The application is free.

Yes. You can contact the website administrator to get information for the appeal process.

MMF PSE Support Program is for all eligible colleges and universities (See List). But it is not for professional Certification programs. Support for colleges will be determined by the MMF MET department.

Yes. As long as you are still a post-secondary student, you are an eligible applicant.

No, you can continue to apply through your MET regional office, MMF Regional Offices.

Basic Information Questions

No. The MMF will announce the other 650 or so recipients once it has completed its due diligence on the applications submitted by students.  The early announcement was made at an MMF education conference to draw attention to the new PSE support program.  This will help in future communications activities to ensure all Metis who are eligible are aware of the new program.  The MMF hopes to be in a position to announce the awards by the end of February, 2020.

You can find a list of the MMF Regional Offices and their contact information here: MMF Regional Offices.

After you submit your application online, you can come back to check your application status by logging into your account.

No, We accept application online, You can upload your official transcripts to your online application. 

No. we only accept applications through the website.

January 31st, 2020 will be the application deadline for the year 2019-2020.

You will receive a confirmation email that your application was received. If you do not receive an email, please contact the program Coordinator, psesp.info@mmf.mb.ca.

Yes. However, once the deadline has passed you will only receive assistance if resources permit. If you have further question, you can contact the program Coordinator, psesp.info@mmf.mb.ca.

The MMF Post-Secondary Education Support Program selection committee will decide the recipients.

Please allow up to eight weeks past the deadline for a letter regarding your application.

All information will be corresponded to you by general mail or email. Please ensure we have your correct and up-to-date contact information at all times.

Please notify the program Coordinator of an address change as soon as possible by email, psesp.info@mmf.mb.ca

Students who withdraw from a program in the academic period for which they received assistance may be required to repay all or a portion of the funds they received.

How to apply?

If you are currently studying in college, you should apply through MET Regional Office, or you can also apply online

Manitoba Métis Provincial Education

Address

300-150 Henry Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3B 0J7

Phone

Fax

(204) 947-1816