Dream It. Believe It. Achieve It.

The Achievement Program is Lakehead University’s commitment to supporting access to post-secondary education by providing an opportunity to potential future students who experience socioeconomic barriers to obtaining post-secondary education.

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How the Program Works

  • Lakehead University partners with local and regional school boards

  • Participating students enrol in grade 4

  • Students earn financial support from grade 4 to 12 through participation in academic and recreational programming, both at their school, the community and on campus at Lakehead University.

Achievement Through Education

Your support of The Achievement Program ensures Lakehead University can provide access to post-secondary education, as well as provide students with the confidence and skills needed to achieve academic success.

Participating Students and their Families are Provided with:

Athletic Mentors and Academic

Young aboriginal students trying out lab equipment

Financial Literacy and Education Workshops

A young student trying out one of our outdoor rec gadgets during a field trip

Student Speaker Series

Young aboriginal students trying out lab equipment


The Lakehead University Thunderwolves logo. This logo depicts a varsity U with a wolf's head coming through the center.

Thunder Bay Catholic District School Board

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