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.

Online Application

Service Area

Both

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


Related Forms

Mailing Address

231 Seabrook Rd
Ada, Oklahoma 74820

Location

Youth & Family Building

231 Seabrook

Ada, Oklahoma 74820

(580) 310-6620

Last Updated: 07/20/2016