COVID-19 UPDATES

The health and safety of Chickasaws, employees and patrons is our main priority. As the coronavirus, or COVID-19, spreads globally and cases rise in the U.S., some Chickasaw Nation events, classes, facilities, etc., will be postponed, closed or canceled out of an abundance of caution. 

For more information regarding the coronavirus as it relates to the Chickasaw Nation, please visit our information pages below. We will continue to update these pages regularly as the situation progresses. Thank you for your understanding during this time.

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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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Service About Service Area
2D and 3D Art Classes

2D and 3D Art classes provide opportunities for art classes for children and adults through our programs and services. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

A Saturday Arts Program

To provide opportunities for Chickasaw and other students to develop in the arts through specific art projects offered after school and/or Saturdays. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

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.

Both

Agent – Casting Director Seminar/Workshop

Since people have become interested in acting in film projects it is imperative that they become knowledgeable about how to find a reputable agent and what legitimate casting directors can and cannot do, ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

AmeriCorps Program

The AmeriCorps Program is funded by a federal grant and created by the Corporation for National and Community Service. AmeriCorps was established in the Chickasaw Nation in 2018. Chickasaw Nation AmeriCorps members provide lifesaving disaster preparedness trainings to citizens, elders, veterans and families within the Chickasaw Nation boundaries. Members also staff informational booths at loca...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

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. ...

Both

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. ...

Both

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, ...

Both

Chickasaw Explorers Program

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

Both

Chickasaw Honor Club

Chickasaw Honor Club is a program that provides added incentives for motivated and academically successful students. The Chickasaw Honor Club recognizes participants in three areas: Grade Incentive, Perfect Attendance and Outstanding Achievement. ...

Both

Chickasaw Language Flashcards

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

Online Application Available

Both

Chickasaw Nation Child Development Centers

This program provides long-term positive differences in the lives of children by focusing on the total development of the child. The Chickasaw Nation Child Development Centers are year-round facilities that provide child care and education in secure environments....

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Nation Choir Program

Since its beginnings in 2002, the Chickasaw Children's Choir has had the honor of performing at milestone celebrations ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Nation Early Childhood and Head Start Program

The Chickasaw Nation Early Childhood and Head Start Program is a center-based federal and tribally funded program that promotes the school readiness of children from ages three to five years. The program philosophy is based on the principle that early childhood education should address children’s needs in all areas of development: physical, social, emotional and cognitive. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Nation Inclement Weather Program

This Inclement Weather Program (IWP) provides child care for Chickasaw students and the children of Chickasaw Nation employees, ...

Online Application Available

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Nation School of Guitar

Chickasaw School of Guitar is a course that brings music to life for Chickasaws and other youth. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Reading Program

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

Online Application Available

Both

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. ...

Both

Chickasaw Young Artist Studio

The Chickasaw Young Artist Studio provides technical resources for students in grades seven-12 in varied art media with opportunities for competition, portfolio enrichment and mentorship....

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chikasha Holitoplichi - Honors Program

The Chikasha Holitoplichi (Honors Program) rewards students striving to complete continuing education goals and academic success. This program is available for Chickasaw college students beginning their sophomore year through professional school. The program offers degree completion incentives and the opportunity to receive graduation stoles. ...

Both