Chickasaw Nation College Clothing Grant

The Chickasaw Nation College Clothing grant provides eligible Chickasaw students with a grant to purchase clothes. Clothing grants are available to Chickasaw college students pursuing 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.

Full-time students receive $300 and part-time students receive $150 per qualifying funding period.

Fall application period: July 1 – Sept. 1

Spring application period: Dec. 1 – Feb. 1

You Provide:

  • High school transcript (freshmen students only)
  • Class schedule
  • Official college transcript

Eligibility:

  • Chickasaw citizen
  • Enrolled in college full-time or part-time

Other Information:

Purchasing Guidelines
  • Purchases are limited to clothing only. Items that may be purchased include: dresses, shirts, shoes, boots, blouses, pants, shorts, capris, undergarments, school uniforms, jackets, coats, winter gloves, backpacks and belts.
  • Unapproved, non-clothing purchases include: groceries, makeup, jewelry, perfume, hair products, flip flops, tobacco, alcohol, pajamas, swimsuits, cleats, sports equipment, ball caps, hats, etc.
  • All transactions are monitored for misuse or non-compliance. Grantees found in non-compliance will be placed on probation for the upcoming school year.
  • Prior to the next application period, all original receipts must be returned to the youth services division, by mail or in-person. The first and last name of the student/child must be written on each receipt.
  • The Chickasaw Nation Youth Services Division is absolved from any further responsibility of cards upon delivery to the grantee.
  • Ten dollars will be deducted for all lost or stolen cards.
Application Process
  • Applications may be submitted in-person or by mail to the Chickasaw Nation Division of Youth Services Division.
  • Applications may be submitted online by clicking the "Apply" button above.
  • Applications must be signed by a parent or guardian. If guardianship or custody has changed, please provide proper documentation with application.
Award Notification
  • Qualifying applicants will be notified with an award letter via the United States Postal Service.
  • A non-reloadable VISA card will be issued.
  • The card must be activated upon receipt.

Service Area

Both

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


Contact Information


Phone:
(580) 272-5585

Mailing Address

231 Seabrook Rd
Ada, Oklahoma 74820

Location

Youth & Family Building

231 Seabrook

Ada, Oklahoma 74820

(580) 310-6620

Last Updated: 03/21/2018