Matachewan First Nation manages an Education Department headed by Samantha Schram, Education Officer. She is responsible for managing and overseeing the post secondary program for First Nation students.

If any post secondary students who are Matachewan First Nation members are interested in applying for a college or university program and they would like to receive support, they can contact the Education Officer at the First Nation Administration office. They can talk to or meet with Education Officer to discuss education issues and ask to complete an application.

Samantha Schram can be contacted by calling toll free number at

1-866-781-4189 ext. 225
705-565-2230, ext. 225

Email at:

Matachewan First Nation Post-Secondary Education Office

Students looking for information on Post-Secondary assistance can download and read the documents linked below:

2018 Education Policy Post Secondary

How To Apply

Definitions, Rules, Guidelines

Document Release Form

Education Policy Post Sec

Post-Secondary Application

Statement of Intent

Student Transportation

A dedicated Bus Driver operates a community bus service for local students in Matachewan First Nation.

The First Nation does not have educational facilities for local students in the community. Students living in Matachewan First Nation are instead bused to area elementary and secondary schools to complete their education.