BC invests $4 million in Aboriginal participation in PSE

March 26, 2009

On Wednesday, the BC government announced a $4.4-million investment in the second year of the Aboriginal Service Plans pilot for 11 public post-secondary institutions across the province to facilitate Aboriginal participation in PSE. Aboriginal Services Plans are a 3-year pilot dedicated to improving access, participation, and success rates for approximately 18,000 Aboriginal students currently attending PSE in BC. The initiative is part of the province's $65-million Aboriginal Post-Secondary Education Strategy. BC News Release