New Paths for Education (NPE)

New Paths for Education

In 2003, the Gathering Strength program was renamed New Paths for Education. This program aims to finance actions that contribute to strengthening Aboriginal education and improving the quality of instruction in schools managed by First Nations.

It is important to note that a change has been made to the New Paths for Education Program: the First Nations SchoolNet Program, Parental Involvement and Professional Development initiatives have been included on one form.

The objectives are as follows:

Important dates and forms

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Important date for 2017-2018

  • 2017-2018 NPE Final Report - April 27, 2018
  • Final report form

Important date for 2018-2019

  • 2018-2019 NPE Proposal - April 13, 2018
  • Proposal form

For more information, please contact Sarah Cleary, New Paths Program Counsellor, at
418-842-7672 or by e-mail at:



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    Wendake, QC
    G0A 4V0
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