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Career Technology Program

COVID-19 UPDATES

Out of an abundance of caution and to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus, or COVID-19, certain Chickasaw Nation events, classes, facilities, etc., will be postponed, canceled or closed. For a complete list of postponements, cancelations or closures, visit the COVID-19 INFORMATION page. We will continue to update the list as the situation progresses.

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, trade school or private licensed training facility, whereby graduating students receive a professional certification or license upon completion of their program. Eligibility is not income-based and applicants are not required to live within the boundaries of the Chickasaw Nation to qualify for this program.

You Provide

  • Career Technology Program Application Form_04572
  • Invoice or billing statement from the training facility which itemizes all program costs. The student’s federal and/or state financial aid award will be taken into consideration when processing the CTP Grant award amount.
  • High school transcript, high school equivalency or college transcript; eligibility is not dependent on completion or grade point average.

Other Information

  • Career Technology Program (CTP) Grant: Part-time and full-time Chickasaw students attending a state or nationally accredited career technology center, trade school or private licensed training facility are eligible. The amount of the CTP grant shall be based on the student’s programs tuition and fee costs with $6,000 being the maximum award amount per certification. An invoice or billing statement must be submitted to process any award amount. The student’s federal and/or state financial aid award will be taken into consideration when processing the CTP Grant award amount. All students must submit a high school transcript, high school equivalency or college transcript; eligibility is not dependent on completion or GPA. Application must be made before the student’s course completion date to be eligible.
  • Exam and Licensure Assistance Grant: Provides assistance for licensing and certification exams or licensure fees. Students may be eligible for up to $500 per exam or licensure fee. Awards may be dispersed as reimbursement or on a prepayment basis (if applicable to payee). Application must be made within six months of the student's receipt of payment.
  • Textbook and Supplies Assistance Grant: Provides assistance for required textbooks and supplies as determined by the student's program. The textbook and supplies assistance grant is available once per certification. Part-time and high school students may qualify for $250. Full-time students may qualify for $500. Awards may be disbursed as reimbursement or on a prepayment basis (if applicable to payee). Application must be submitted before the course completion date.

Service Area

Both

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

Contact Information

Phone:
(580) 421-7711

Fax:
(580) 272-1238

Email:

Location

Douglas H. Johnston Building
300 Rosedale Road
Ada, Oklahoma 74820

(580) 421-7711