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COVID-19 Technology Grant for Students

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The Chickasaw Nation COVID-19 Technology Grant for Students provides technology assistance to Chickasaw students in grades K-12 to support technology needs in education. Eligible Chickasaw students or a custodial parent or legal guardian of a Chickasaw minor will be awarded a one-time assistance payment. Chickasaw citizens who previously received assistance under the COVID-19 Distance Learning Package will not qualify for the COVID-19 Technology Grant for Students program.

Eligible Chickasaw students may be awarded a one-time assistance payment of $500 per citizen.

You Provide

  • Completed application

Eligibility

  • Enrolled in K-12
  • Chickasaw citizens that have received unemployment benefits or have been unemployed at any point in time between March 17, 2020, and the date of application.
  • Chickasaw citizens that live in a household with an annual income less than $75,000 for single or married filing separate, less than $112,500 for head of household or less than $150,000 for married filing jointly or surviving spouses.
  • Chickasaw citizens that live in a household which experienced housing instability or risk of homelessness at any point in time between March 17, 2020, and date of application.
  • Chickasaw citizens that live in a household which experienced food insecurity at any point in time between March 17, 2020, and date of application.
  • Chickasaw citizens that have experienced

Other Information

This project is being supported, in whole or in part, by federal award number SLFRP0147 and SLFRP5137 awarded to the Chickasaw Nation by the U.S. Department of the Treasury.

Online Application

Service Area

Both

This service is available both inside and outside the Chickasaw Nation's boundaries