Nomination procedures

Important Message
InformationPlease note that the program is currently under evaluation. We will not accept new submissions in 2018.

Eligibility criteria

  • Be between the ages of 9 and 16 years;
  • Be either First Nations (including Metis), Inuit or Caribbean origin;
  • Have a minimum academic average of “B” or above;
  • Have demonstrated a commitment to and engagement in extracurricular activities;
  • Be recognized by his/her teachers as being capable of acting as a role model among peers.

Nomination Procedures

To nominate a student, please follow these steps:

  • Identify with the help of colleagues (counselors, teachers), potential candidates who meet the eligibility criteria;
  • Fill out the online application form.
  • Write a letter of reference explaining why you nominate this student for the CFA program;
  • Join all additional documents supporting the application of the student;

Send the complete nomination file to the Faculty of Social Sciences by fax, e-mail or regular mail. See contact information below.

Confimation of status procedures

Every year, we ask Future Achievers and their schools to fill out a few documents in order to confirm that they still meet the requirements of the program and to keep our files up-to-date. The required documents to confirm a student's status are:

  • Confirmation of Status form.
  • A brief description of the activities and programs the student has been involved in over the course of the last year and that demonstrate his/her engagement in his/her community.

The deadline for confirmation of status including submission of complete banking information is April 7, 2018.

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