Please note this program is now closed pending approval of additional federal COVID-19 funding.
The Educational Support Program is being introduced by the NunatuKavut Community Council (NCC) in response to the COVID-19 global pandemic. It is a new program designed to support students with unexpected technology or connectivity expenses during the pandemic.
Eligible applicants must be a current NCC member enrolled in primary/elementary (Grades K-6), secondary (Grades 7-12) or post-secondary (College or University) schools in Canada.
- Primary/Elementary and Secondary Students can access a one-time voucher up to a maximum of $200.
- Post-Secondary Students can access a one-time voucher up to a maximum of $500.
The voucher must be used for expenses relating to technology (hardware/software) and/or connectivity (internet/data) for the 2020-2021 school year. Costs will be reimbursed from August 1, 2020 to a new end date of April 30, 2021 with a valid proof of purchase (i.e. receipt) until funding for this program is exhausted. Eligible costs include:
- Internet/Data Plan
- Software Programs (Adobe, Microsoft, Etc.)
- Headset or headphones
- Tutoring Supports
For enquires about this program, please contact Bobbie-Lee Tuttauk by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 709-896-0454.