Membership Meetings

Membership meetings are on the first Saturday of every month at the Nistawoyou Association Friendship Centre, 8310 Manning Avenue, from 10:00 am -1:00 pm, with lunch provided at 12:00 pm.For inquiries regarding past membership meeting minutes you can contact the McMurray Métis office at Metis1935@FortMcMurrayMetis.org or 780-743-2659.

Membership

Métis Nation of Alberta Membership
•To apply for a membership with the Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA) you must first pick-up a membership application form at the McMurray Métis office and then follow the instructions.
•For more information go to http://www.albertametis.com/MNAHome/mna-membership.aspx. If you have questions about membership please contact the Métis Nation of Alberta at registry@metis.org or 780-455-2200.

McMurray Métis Membership
•If you wish to apply for a McMurray Métis membership you must be a Member of the Métis Nation of Alberta. Please pick up and complete the Membership Application Form at the McMurray Métis office.
•If you have any questions please contact the McMurray Métis office at Metis1935@FortMcMurrayMetis.org or 780-743-2659.

McMurray Métis Associate
•If you are not a member of the Métis Nation of Alberta, or are in the process of obtaining a membership from the Métis Nation of Alberta, and you wish to be informed of our activities on an ongoing basis please sign up as as Associate of the McMurray Métis. 
•Please pick and complete the Associate Application Form at the McMurray Métis office. If you have any further questions please contact the McMurray Métis office at Metis1935@FortMcMurrayMetis.org or780-743-2659.

Bursary Program


Academics and General Qualifications


 ➢     Applicant must be a member of the Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA) – photocopy of card required

➢    Students and/or Parents must be active members in good standing with the McMurray Métis Local 1935 (i.e. Attend membership meetings, Annual General Meeting, McMurray Métis events, etc.) – photocopy of card required.

➢     Successful applicants must complete their volunteer commitments within 6 months
of receiving award.

➢    Applicants must be enrolled in full time post-secondary educational programs, and with a course load of three or more academic subjects.

➢    You must supply most recent high school or post secondary transcripts. Copies of previous semester course marks are necessary. Transcripts must show passing grades.

➢     Must supply a copy of accredited Post Secondary Institution Program Letter of Acceptance

➢    Must include two current (within last 2 years) letters of reference – one must be from an Indigenous person in your community. Do not use family members for reference purposes.

➢    Applicants must complete application in its entirety.

Selection Process

The selection process will be administered using the following system:

 ➢ Ensure that all parts of application are completed in its entirety prior to submission

➢     Applicants submit their application prior to deadline and via email.

➢    Upon receipt of the application; and all the required information, the applications will be reviewed and processed by the Bursary Committee.

➢    Successful recipients will be advised of their awards via letter shortly after the deadline for applications.

➢     Only successful applicants will be notified

 
Deadlines for Applications

There are fall and winter bursaries, applicants must apply for each semester.
Applications received after the deadline will not be considered during the selection process.

Deadlines for applications will be on or before 4:00 pm:

Fall - August 15, 2017 (Fall Session);

Winter -
December 15, 2017 (Winter Session)

ALL APPLICATION AND ATTACHMENT CORRESPONDENCE TO BE SUBMITTED VIA EMAIL TO:  bursarycommittee@McMurrayMetis.org

Applications forms are available online (below) or can be emailed to you upon request.
Bursary Application.pdf