Call Out Community Trustee

Applications will be taken from interested Members to serve as Community Trustee as part of the Akwesasne Community Settlement Trust  

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Due date for applications: Friday, October 6, 2016 @ 4:00pm

Candidates must Demonstrate:

  • Knowledge of the Kanienkehaka culture and the Akwesasne community
  • A commitment to learning, or enriching his/her knowledge of, the Kanienkeha language
  • Knowledge, understanding and commitment to the role of Community Trustee
  • Honesty, integrity, ethical conduct and common sense
  • The ability to maintain objectivity, fairness, accountability and operational transparency
  • Knowledge of issues and needs within the community of Akwesasne
  • Ability to identify areas where specialized knowledge might be required and willingness to seek specialized advice when needed
  • Willingness to fully commit and participate in, the operation and administration of the Trust



Details can be found in the “Mohawks of Akwesasne Community Settlement Trust as amended up to this 16th day of May, 2016” – Pages 19-23 Section 4.0 Community Trustees found on the MCA webpage or a copy can be obtained at the Aboriginal Rights & Research Office.  


For more information call Phillip White-Cree of the Mohawk Council of Akwesasne Aboriginal Rights and Research Office at 613-575-2348 ext. 2204, or email  Applications can be picked up at the MCA Mohawk Government Bldg#2, 33 Third St. in the village of Kanata:kon, or download at  Completed applications must be delivered electronically or in person to the addresses  listed in the application package no later than 4pm on Friday, October 6, 2017 

** Incomplete applications will be screened out**