If you are an Indigenous student attending Mohawk College, you are invited to complete the Indigenous Self-Identification Form. Benefits of completing and submitting the form include receiving information regarding:
- Upcoming Indigenous Education and Student Services special events, workshops, Elder visits, and Soup Days.
- Indigenous full- and part-time employment opportunities.
- Scholarships, awards and bursaries.
Aboriginal identity refers to whether the person reported identifying with the Aboriginal peoples of Canada. This includes those who reported being an Aboriginal person, that is, First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit) and/or those who reported Registered or Treaty Indian status, that is registered under the Indian Act of Canada, and/or those who reported membership in a First Nation or Indian band. Aboriginal peoples of Canada are defined in the Constitution Act, 1982, Section 35 (2) as including the Indian, Inuit and Métis peoples of Canada. (Stats Canada 2015)
Queries should be forwarded to the Indigenous Education & Student Services office.
Phone: 905-575-1212 ext. 3428
Email: aess [at] mohawkcollege.ca
Indigenous Education & Student Services
135 Fennell Ave. West - Room A114
Hamilton, ON, L9C 0E5