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, 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 $6000 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 grade point average. 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.
  • Text Book and Supplies Assistance Grant: Provides assistance for required text books and supplies as determined by the student's program. The text book 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 prior to the course completion date.
  • Certification Completion Incentive: Eligibility is limited to one completion incentive per certification. Students must provide a final transcript, diploma or licensure showing certification has been awarded within six months after the course completion date. Certification completion incentive awards are based strictly on training clock hours and will be awarded as follows:

Training clock hours Award amount:
99 hours or less: $50
100 hours – 250 hours: $100
251 hours – 500 hours: $200
501 hours – 750 hours: $300
751 hours or more: $400

Service Area

Both

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


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Contact Information


Phone:
(580) 421-7711

Fax:
(580) 272-1238

Location

Douglas H. Johnston Building

300 Rosedale Rd.

Ada, Oklahoma 74820

(580) 421-7711

Last Updated: 03/8/2017