Our mission is to promote opportunities to Tribal members by providing encouragement, support and financial assistance to those pursuing their educational, training and employment goals.
The Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Consolidated Tribal Government Program-Education consists of three (3) programs. These programs are designed to assist eligible Lac Courte Oreilles Tribal applicants obtain their educational, training, and employment related goals. All programs are based upon funding availability and calendar limits, whichever comes first. Any assistance shall not be approved and provided without prior director consent and authorization.
The programs offer many services including scholarship or grant assistance, transportation, work clothing/gear, career exploration, resumé creation and more!
Dependent on your needs together we can help you achieve self-sufficiency by helping you achieve your educational, training or employment goals.
To be determined eligible for the BIA Scholarship, JP&T or Direct Employment Program the following must apply:
This webpage does not contain every Federal Regulation associated with these programs. If you would like more information, feel free to contact the Education Department.
Direct Employment, contact Higher Ed. Office for Cover Letter, Application and E.V.F. (potential clients would also need to submit estimates, quotes, invoices, receipts for any approved assistance.):
Job Program & Training JP&T, (if obtaining certificate/license), contact Higher Ed. Office for cover letter which contains checklist form, plus all relevant forms required to assist in attendance:
Students and clients are not complete until they request and receive a cover letter from us. Please call or email us requesting this form.
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Read the entire LCO Tribal Constitution or download the full amended copy.
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