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Press Release

Release Date: April 21, 2006

by Kerri McDonald

ADA, Okla. – Twenty-nine Chickasaw Foundation scholarships are now available for the 2006-2007 school year. The application deadline for all scholarships is June 1, 2006.

This year’s available scholarships include:

It is the philosophy of the Chickasaw Foundation to provide educational assistance for students who demonstrate excellence in academics, community service, dedication to Native America and commitment to learning.

All applicants must complete the scholarship application and supply the appropriate documentation. Incomplete applications will not be considered. All scholarship applications must be delivered or postmarked by Thursday, June 1, 2006 to be considered for funding. Scholarship winners will be notified in July.

Criteria for each scholarship and applications are available on the Chickasaw Nation website at or by contacting the Foundation office at (580) 421-9030.