Marten Falls First Nation

Site: Band Office - Mailing Address

Service: Marten Falls Education Authority

Description & Services
Public Comments Tribal Council: Matawa First Nations Management 
Political Territorial Organization: Nishnawbe-Aski Nation (NAN) 
Treaty #9
Description (Service)
  • Provides educational services and supports to elementary and secondary school students living on reserve 
  • Administers Henry Coaster Memorial School, an on-reserve school for students from JK to Grade 8
 
Secondary School Program 
  • Provides financial assistance for students to attend Grade 9-12 in Geraldton or Thunder Bay 
  • Provides assistance with transportation and housing arrangements
 
Post Secondary Student Support Program 
  • Provides counselling and guidance in choosing post-secondary field of studies 
  • Provides assistance for applying/filling out application forms for colleges and universities 
  • Provides financial support to post secondary students both on and off the reserve
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-12 noon, 1 pm-5 pm
Areas Served Marten Falls First Nation
Eligibility
  • Members and residents of Ogoki Post and Marten Falls First Nation
 
Secondary School Program 
  • Individuals entering Grade 9-12
 
Post Secondary Student Support Program 
  • All band members regardless of residency are eligible to apply for assistance if attending a post-secondary institution
Application Secondary School Program 
  • Applications for financial, housing and transportation assistance available at office
 
Post Secondary Student Support Program 
  • Applications for assistance available on website or at office  
  • Deadline to apply for assistance for fall start date is May 15th; January start date is Oct 15th; spring and summer start dates is Feb 15th
 
For financial assistance applicant required to provide: 
  • Photocopy of recent status card  
  • Completed post-secondary application package issued by Marten Falls First Nation 
  • Letter of acceptance from post-secondary institution  
  • Transcripts from high school and any previous academic institutions  
  • Detailed letter of intent with program information  
  • Copy of voided cheque or bank information  
  • Signed student contract
Languages English ; Interpretive Services - Ojibway, available upon request
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-349-2628
Fax 807-349-2511
Primary Executive Education Administrator
Alternate Executive Linda Moonias, Band Manager; Phone: 807-349-2509 ext 223; Email: lbmoonias@aol.com
Site Location Community is 170 km NE of Nakina, 300 km NE of Thunder Bay; occupies N and S banks of Albany River
Located In Community Marten Falls First Nation
Address Ogoki, ON P0T 2L0
 
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Mailing Address c/o Education Department 
General Delivery 
Ogoki, ON P0T 2L0
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Education ; Federal - Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC)