Post-Secondary Education

Post Secondary & Advanced Education Coordinator

  • Location: Band Office
  • Hours: 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM / Monday - Friday
  • Contact 306-937-2990

As the Post Secondary & Advanced Education Coordinator, Sonya works with Sweetgrass members who are currently enrolled in a post-secondary institution, those preparing to attend, and she also works closely with the post secondary institutions. Her work ensures that Sweetgrass members are given a fair opportunity to receive funding. Sonya's regular work day involves:

  • Handling inquiries on all aspects of post secondary and advanced education
  • Receiving & processing applications for various universities, colleges, technical institutions, and all post-graduate education
  • Processing tuition invoices for accepted students
  • Setting up bookstore accounts for required textbooks/supplies.
  • Visiting the grade 12 graduates to discuss any questions they may have on applying for post secondary
  • Applying annually for Summer Student and Skills Link workers through the First Nation & Inuit Youth Employment Strategy(FNIYES) Program

Post Secondary Funding

Convocation & Post Secondary Graduation

  • All graduates who are convocating will receive an honourarium to offset costs and will receive an invitation to attend a celebration that honouring all graduates from Sweetgrass First Nation


Please click link to find more information on employment & training funding



  • Kim Night
  • Max Fineday
  • Quentin Weenie
  • Education Portfolio: Councillors Rod Atcheynum & Isaac Thomas


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