For information on programs and applying to be a project sponsor you may:
|*submit an application form by mail to:||Stó:Lō Aboriginal Skills & Employment Training
Bldg #8A - 7201 Vedder Road,
Chilliwack, BC V2R 4G5
SASET's catchment area covers the territory from Surrey to Boston Bar, inclusive of the four geographical areas in the territory of the four communities in Lower Stl'atl'mx.
The qualifying candidates are any self identifying Aboriginal persons residing within the SASET catchment area; First Nation status/non-status, on/off reserve and Inuit individuals, regardless of their place of origin from within Canada.
SASET WORKS WITH PROJECT SPONSORS TO:
By drawing on our collective strengths and expertise, and enacting our roles and responsibilities, together we can continue to make a positive contribution to the lives of individual Aboriginal members who reside within SASET's geographical catchment area and the Frist Nation communities in our service delivery area.
Once SASET has received your application or proposal for funding under one of the programs, SASET will review your submission in accordance with the terms, conditions and criteria established for the specific program (see the program that you are interested in delivering for expected time frames). Our review process is based on principles of transparency, effectiveness and fairness.
When submitting your proposal or application, it is your responsibility to include:
Applications for our programs are available in PDF Format or a Word Document Format.
The program information sheet will provide you with a quick reference guide to the program that interests you.
Active Project Form
Labour Market Initiative Program Form & Information
Workplace Based Training Program Form & Information
Direct Course Purchase Program Form & Information
Project Based Training Program Form & Information
Targeted Wage Subsidy Program Form & Information
Youth Initiative Form & Information
Student Career Placement Program Form & Information
Following SASET's assessment of your application or proposal, we will notify you of the funding decision in writing. It is SASET's responsibility to advise you whether or not your proposal meets the eligibility criteria of the specific contribution program and priorities. If your proposal is incomplete or requires clarification, we will contact you for more details.
If you have any questions about the terms and conditions of the contribution agreement, either during the initial approval stage, or any time thereafter, never hesitate to contact our office or your project consultant for clarification and support.
If your application or proposal is approved, SASET will explain the terms and conditions of the contract to you. This includes procedures for maintaining:
It is also our responsibility to ensure that you receive a copy of the contract signed by both parties. We will work with you throughout your project to support your efforts, assist with reporting procedures if required to achieve results and meet the objectives stated in the contract.
Once the terms and conditions of the contract have been explained and clarified, if there is anything in the contract that is still not clear to you, don’t hesitate to ask your program officer for further clarification. Under the contract, you are expected to:
Because SASET is accountable for the expenditure of program dollars, our administrative and management practices are open and transparent. In the interest of monitoring progress, reviewing financial and personnel records and making sure project objectives are met, SASET is responsible for conducting regular project site visits and speaking with project sponsors, staff and participants.
Just as SASET is accountable for how project dollars are spent, the project sponsor is responsible for applying good management practices in the maintenance and submission of accurate progress reports and financial records. This means that you are responsible for ensuring that:
SASET will make every effort to process your payment claim(s) efficiently and effectively, and ensure that you receive timely payments provided that the expenditures you submit are justified and as specified in the terms and conditions of the contribution agreement.
To avoid delays in processing your payment claim(s), the Sponsor must ensure that:
FROM SASET AND FROM OUR PROJECT SPONSORS
As part of the project’s completion stage, project sponsors can expect:
We are interested in sharing the success of Aboriginal client and sponsor supported achievements in the Fraser Valley and Head of the Lakes catchment area. So, reflecting the results of the project is a critical outcome, for both SASET and the project sponsors. Results of a project may be shared with other ASET holders in the spirit of promoting achievement and initiating similar successes in other areas. We may post project profiles on our website from time to time . Project sponsors are encouraged to highlight project launches and reflect milestone achievements during a project’s life cycle.
Stó:Lō Aboriginal Skills & Employment Training
Bldg #8A - 7201 Vedder Road,
Chilliwack, BC V2R 4G5
phone: (604) 858-3691