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Press Releases


Chickasaw Writing Contest Deadline Extended

Wednesday, February 28, 2007

Chickasaw youth have more time to compete for cash prizes and awards while exploring culture and history in the 2007 Chickasaw Centennial Creative Writing Contest.

First Publication of Chickasaw Press Named Award Finalist

Tuesday, February 27, 2007

Chickasaw, Unconquered and Unconquerable has been named a finalist for a 2007 Oklahoma Center for the Book award in the Design and Illustration category.

Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame nomination deadline near

Thursday, February 15, 2007

Nomination deadline for the 2007 class of the Chickasaw Nation Hall of Fame is drawing near. Nominations must be received at the Chickasaw Nation Headquarters by the end of business March 16, 2007.

Arts in Education Art Show

Saturday, February 10, 2007

The exhibits will display artwork created by the 2006 -2007 ASAP participants, and the Ada show will include artwork from all three program areas with pieces from each student for sale. Sales from the artwork will benefit the After School Arts Program.

Centennial Writing Contest deadline in March

Tuesday, February 06, 2007

The Chickasaw Nation Division of Arts and Humanities has announced an exciting opportunity for Chickasaw youth to explore their culture and history while competing for cash prizes and awards.

Chickasaw Artists featured in traveling art show

Saturday, February 03, 2007

Chickasaw Artist Brent Greenwood, Dan Worcester, Joanna Underwood and Joshua Hinson are featured in a statewide traveling art exhibit sponsored by the American Indian Cultural Center Museum titled “The State of Being Native American.”

Chickasaw Nation Offers Free Recovery Group

Friday, February 02, 2007

The Chickasaw Nation Behavioral Health Program is hosting a Substance Abuse Recovery Group 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.beginning Feb. 9 at Carl Albert Indian Health Facility in the Behavioral Health Clinic located at 1001 North Country Club Road in Ada, Okla.

IHS Scholarship deadline approaching

Friday, February 02, 2007

The deadline for American Indian students to apply for the Indian Health Service (IHS) Scholarship Program is February 28, 2007, for the academic year 2007-2008. Students wishing to pursue a health career should strongly consider applying.

Chickasaw Nation Youth Scholarship Applications Available

Monday, January 29, 2007

The Chickasaw Nation Youth Services Department is currently accepting applications for 2007 Youth HELPS Program scholarships.

Chickasaw Student Nominations Accepted

Monday, January 29, 2007

The Chickasaw Nation Youth Services Department is currently accepting nominations from school officials for Chickasaw Student of the Year, Chickasaw Athlete of the Year, Chickasaw Musician of the Year and Chickasaw Artist of the Year. Awards will be presented to males and females in grades 10, 11 and 12.