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Services

COVID-19 UPDATES

Certain Chickasaw Nation programs, services and offices have been modified to continue to serve while also observing the best possible safety protocols. Visit the COVID-19 INFORMATION page for the latest updates and information. We will continue to provide updates as the situation progresses.

Chickasaw Nation Residents - These services are available only within the Chickasaw Nation's boundaries.

Chickasaws At-Large - These services are available only outside the Chickasaw Nation's boundaries.

All Service Areas (Both) - These services are available both within and outside the Chickasaw Nation's boundaries.

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Adult Learning Program

The adult learning program provides academic assistance to adults within the Chickasaw Nation who did not complete high school and want to complete their HSE - High School Equivalency Exam.

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Artesian Arts Festival

The 2020 Artesian Arts Festival, set for May 23, has been canceled. As the coronavirus, or COVID-19, spreads globally and cases rise in the United States, including Oklahoma, the Chickasaw Nation has canceled the annual event out of an abundance of caution. ...

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ARTesian Gallery & Studios

The ARTesian Gallery & Studios, located across the street from the Artesian Hotel and Spa at 101 West Muskogee in Sulphur, offers nearly 7,400 square feet of space to celebrate and share a variety of art. ...

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Career Technology Program

The Chickasaw Nation Career Technology Program (CTP) is available to part-time and full-time Chickasaw students attending a state or nationally accredited career technology center, ...

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Chickasaw Explorers Program

The Chickasaw Explorers Program focuses on educating and training young Chickasaw leaders to identify and record ancient artifacts, ...

Online Application Available

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Chickasaw Honor Club

The Chickasaw Honor Club application is being updated. Please check back soon. Motivated and academically successful Chickasaw students can earn incentives and recognition through this program. The Chickasaw Honor Club recognizes partic...

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Chickasaw Language Flashcards

Chickasaw language flashcards are a teaching tool to help children become familiar with the Chickasaw language. ...

Online Application Available

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Chickasaw Nation College Clothing Grant

Clothing grants are available to Chickasaw college students pursuing a bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate degree, and will be provided in the form of a VISA gift card. Funds are to be used for clothing purchases only....

Online Application Available

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Chickasaw Reading Program

The Chickasaw Reading Program is designed to assist children by providing books to encourage reading. ...

Online Application Available

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Chickasaw Senior Golf Academy

The Chickasaw Senior Golf Academy is for Chickasaw senior citizens. Participants are taught putting techniques, driver techniques, chip shots, short game and full swings. Regardless of golf knowledge, this academy is designed to improve the participant’s skill set. ...

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CNASA (Chickasaw Nation Aviation and Space Academy)

This is a weeklong summer academy for students interested in space, aviation, math and science. CNASA is designed to inspire excellence and to motivate and challenge the vision, talent and energies of our young people, encouraging them to pursue careers in science and technology. ...

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Film/Video

Chickasaw Nation film/video programs and services offers quality, professional-level video and audio instruction. ...

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Higher Education Grants, Scholarships and Incentives

Grant and Scholarship Information: Higher Education Grants The higher education grant may be awarded to undergraduate, graduate or doctoral students who maintain a 2.0 GPA or higher each semester. General Scholarship A general scholarship is available to ...

Online Application Available

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Imanoli Creative Writers Conference

The Chickasaw Nation Arts & Humanities Division hosts the Imanoli writers’ conference annually in August at the Chickasaw Nation Business and Conference Center on East Central University’s campus in Ada, Oklahoma. ...

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Internship Program

College-aged Chickasaw students can learn how to become effective ambassadors and real-world problem solvers through this career preparation program....

Online Application Available

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Native American Junior Invitational

The Native American Junior Invitational is a qualifying tennis tournament which allows youth to experience a tournament atmosphere without the pressures of a participating in school or tennis association bracket. It allows youth to display the knowledge and skills they have acquired in the game of tennis. T...

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Recruitment and Retention Program

Prepares, supports and empowers Chickasaw students for success. Through participation in social, cultural and campus events, academic support and career development, retention rates will increase for Chickasaw citizens....

Online Application Available

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School Readiness Curriculum

This program assists families with children ages three to five, who do not live in an area with access to a preschool, or in situations where children are home-schooled. ...

Online Application Available

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School Supply Assistance

Chickasaw students who attend a school that does not participate in the Johnson-O’Malley (JOM) program are eligible to receive school supplies from any area office.

Students who are enrolled in a school with a JOM program may contact the JOM coordinator at their school regarding school supply assistance. 

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Southeastern Art Show and Market

In 2005, the Southeastern Art Show and Market (SEASAM) began what is now a time-honored tradition with the first competition, show and market. ...

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