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CAREER/JOB TRAINING AND ENHANCEMENT PROGRAMS:

 

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Click HERE to access the Career Readiness Guidebook! 

 

Adult Education:

The Adult Education Program accepts applications for financial assistance from enrolled Wichita tribal citizens who reside inside the service. Applicants must be planning to attend or currently attending an accredited GED/ABE program or technical/vocational training institution with the intent to: test for the GED/ABE, enhance job skills for employment enrichment, and/or self-improvement. Training sites may be located within or outside the service area. Training programs must be 6 months or less (short-term). Education Services Department staff will review applicants' documents to determine eligibility. Based on available funding and the applicant's financial need, grants are awarded to qualified applicants.

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Link to Budget Worksheet

 

Chromebook/Mobile Hot Spot Borrower's Application

The Education Servives Department recognizes the need for the use of mobile devices to assist in the completion of courses and training. This application will allow for Wichita tribal members to borrow available chromebook devices and/or a mobile hot spot for use during their semester or the duration of their chosen training course. Based on available devices. Applicants may be put on a waiting list. 


Job and Career Readiness Application:

The Job and Career Readiness application assists with financial assistance related to job and career attainment/retainment for enrolled Wichita tribal citizens. Applicants must be starting new employment or must be currently employed. ESD staff reviews applicants' documents to ascertain eligibility and the submission of all required supporting documentation. Based on available funds, the applicant's financial need and use of granted funding. 

Link to Budget Worksheet

 

Job Placement and Training

Adult Vocational Training (AVT) Program:

The Adult Vocational Training (AVT) Program accepts applications for financial assistance from enrolled Wichita tribal citizens who reside inside the service area. Applicants must be planning to attend or currently attending an accredited vocational training institution. Training sites may be located within or outside the service area. Training programs may be full-time or part-time, short-term or long-term. Education Services Department staff will review applicants' documents to determine eligibility. Based on available funding and the applicant's financial need, grants are awarded to qualified applicants.

LInk to Service/Jurisdiction Area Map

Link to Budget Worksheet

 

Job Placement and Training 

Direct Employment Assistance (DEA) Program:

The Direct Employment Assistance (DEA) Program accepts applications for financial assistance from enrolled Wichita tribal citizens who reside inside/outside the service area. Applicants may request financial assistanceafterobtaining full-time, permanent, and gainful employmentbeforereceiving their first full paycheck. Education Services Department staff will review applicants' documents to determine eligibility. Based on available funding and the applicant's financial need, grants are awarded to qualified applicants.

LInk to Service/Jurisdiction Area Map

Link to Budget Worksheet

 

Education Assistance:

The Education Assistance program accepts applications for financial assistance from enrolled Wichita tribal citizens. Applicants must be planning to attend or currently attending an accredited institution of higher education to earn anundergraduate/graduate degree. ESD staff reviews applicants' documents to ascertain eligibility and submission of all required supporting documentation. Based on available funds, the applicant's financial need and academic standing, grants are awarded to eligible applicants. Grants are always paid directly to the institution.

Link to Budget Worksheet

  

 

CAREER/JOB RESOURCES:

Job Openings

Anadarko Industries (WTIDC Company)

City of Anadarko Job openings

Delaware Nation

Indeed.com

Kiowa Tribe

Monster.com

OK State Jobs

Quivera Enterprises

Sugar Creek Casino

University of Oklahoma (external job positions)

University of Oklahoma (student jobs)

USA Jobs

Western Farmers

Wichita Tribal Enterprises (WTIDC Company)

Wichita Tribe 

 

Career Related Resources

Career OneStop

Career Pathways (American Indian College Fund)

College Student Resume Tips

Curriculum Vitae (CV) Writing Tips

High School Student Resume Tips

Oklahoma Career Guide

Technology Centers in Oklahoma

What are the most important items to include on resume?

Working Professional Resume Tips  

 

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STUDENT OF THE MONTH NOMINATIONS ARE BEING ACCEPTED NOW!!

Do you have a K-12, college or adult student who you would like to recognize for their hard work and commitment to thier education?! Consider nominating them for the Wichita Tribe Education Services Department Student of the Month by clicking on the form below: 

 

SOM Nomination Form

 

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  • KITKITI'SH SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS: Follow link to view current and past scholarship winners!
  • LUNCH BREAK discussions with the Education Services Department and honored guests on various education/career topics! Click  HERE  to listen in on the Fall 2020 semster's conversations!
  • STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Follow link to view current and past student of the month winners!
  • GRADUATION BANQUET: Follow link to learn about this year's Education Banquet and to view previous graduate pictures and slideshows!