Are you interested in Nunavik Sivunitsavut?

If you would like to apply, you have the following options:

You can fill out the digital form on this page

Or you can download the Printable PDF form by clicking here
Once filled out, the application can be Faxed to 514-989-8789

 

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Application Form

Personal Information
Full Name(*)
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Beneficiary number(*)
This Beneficiary Number has already been used to Register, Please Contact Nunavik Sivunitsavut at 1-844-445-2525

Permanent Code(*)
Please input a Correct Permanent Code, If you need help with this, contact the Nunavik Sivunitsavut office.

Your Permanent Code appears on the report cards or transcripts issued by your educational institution. You can also obtain your permanent code by contacting your high school. Permanent codes are assigned to every student by the Quebec Ministry of Education. The permanent codes identify all students that attend a Quebec educational institution.

Community(*)
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Other Community(*)
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Phone Numbers
Home(*)
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Work
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Cell
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Email Address(*)
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Do you have a secondary V diploma? (*)
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Graduation Year(*)
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Do you have any college credits?(*)
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Please list two references. These should be people who know you through your school or community activities (1 teacher or principal, 1 community leader, employer, or elder). Do not include your immediate family members.

First Reference

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Second Reference

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We want to get to know you. Please introduce yourself and your community to us by choosing 1 of the following options:
A) Video: Film yourself! Make a 5-minute video introducing yourself, your community, and what you think makes you a strong candidate for Nunavik Sivunitsavut. Some things you should include are answers to the following questions:
  • • Why do you want to attend Nunavik Sivunitsavut?
  • • What would you like to know about Nunavik Sivunitsavut?
  • • What would you like to gain from your experience at Nunavik Sivunitsavut?
  • • If you have ever lived outside your community, tell us about that experience.
  • • How do you feel when you think about living in Montreal?
Also, show us your community. Walk around and take some footage of some of the most interesting things inside your village and the land surrounding it. Show us what you like to do with your time (sports, hunting, sewing, volunteering, work, etc.).

Or

B) Written Composition: Tell us about yourself. Write 1-2 pages (300-600 words) introducing yourself and what makes you a strong candidate for Nunavik Sivunitsavut. The composition should be typed, double-spaced and 12-point font. In the composition, please answer the following questions:
  • • Why do you want to attend Nunavik Sivunitsavut?
  • • What would you like to know about Nunavik Sivunitsavut?
  • • What would you like to gain from your experience at Nunavik Sivunitsavut?
  • • If you have ever lived outside your community, tell us about that experience.
  • • How do you feel when you think about living in Montreal?
Also include a brief description of some of the highlights of life in your community. What do you like to do there? What is special about your village and the lands surrounding it?
Attach Video, or Document
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Attach your Video file, or Your written Document. If you have your video uploaded on another website, Link it Below

 

Personal Writing

Instructions: Please write a 1-page, 3-paragraph response to this topic:

Think about the major challenges facing Nunavik today (high unemployment, seal hunt ban, climate change, drop out rates, tourism, mining. There are many more. Feel free to come up with your own). Choose one of them.

  1. In the first paragraph, explain the issue that you have chosen.
  2. In the second paragraph, relate how this issue has affected you personally, your family, and your community.
  3. In the third paragraph, explain what you think can be done to address this issue.

Please attach this essay to the application form as a MS Word document.

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Inuktitut Writing

Your ability to communicate in Inuktitut will not be a criterion for your admission to Nunavik Sivunitsavut. However, some of the courses will have Inuktitut content and we need to tailor the courses to your needs. Please respond to one of the following questions in at least 150 words in Inuktitut. You can either write in syllabics or in roman orthography (the alphabet). It can be typed or hand-written.

Choose 1:

  1. How has the housing crisis in Nunavik affected your family or someone you know?
  2. Please recount your favourite story about hunting, gathering or preparing country food.
  3. What were some of the obstacles that you overcame to graduate high school?

Please attach this essay to the application form as a MS Word document.

Can you write In inuktitut?(*)
Please choose whether or not you can Write in Inuktitut

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Please attach this essay to the application form as a MS Word document.