Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

Cares Act

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
COVID-19 Coronavirus Relief Fund

 

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma COVID-19 Coronavirus Relief Fund Programs will be offered based on available funding; applications opened on July 6, 2020. For more information please contact the Customer Care team at 1-800-621-5991.

COVID-19 Food Security ($200)

Program Summary
The COVID-19 Food Security Program will provide eligible Choctaw Nation tribal members with the opportunity to receive a one-time $200 grocery allowance to assist them in coping with higher prices and transportation costs associated with COVID-19 pandemic disruptions in the food supply and distribution chains on which they rely. Applicants will be required to attest that they have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency to receive this assistance.

  • Eligible Age: 18 to 54
  • Application Dates: November 2, 2020 to November 30, 2020
  • Benefit: $200 per eligible Choctaw Nation tribal member
  • Service Area: National

ACT Online Test Prep

Program Summary
ACT Academy is offering a free online ACT test prep tool for students with personalized, self-guided plans based on test results from the PreACT and ACT tests, as well as official ACT practice tests. Students can sign up at academy.act.org for this free service. Once students set up their username and password, they will be able to watch webinars over each subject area and take practice tests.

  • Benefit: Free
  • Service Area: National

COVID-19 Choctaw Small Business Relief

Program Summary
Choctaw small business Chahtapreneurs will be able to participate in virtual business trainings and specialized offerings that will assist them with developing new business models needed to be successful in the new post-COVID-19 economy.

Qualification Requirement
Tribal members must be a registered Chahtapreneur. Applicants will be required to attest that they have been negatively impacted and provide documentation as requested demonstrating impact as a result of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency.

  • Application Dates: Programs will be offered beginning in August 2020 and posted on the Choctaw Small Business website.
  • Service Area: Choctaw Nation's 10.5 Counties
  • Contact: For more details please contact Choctaw Small Business at 1-800-522-6170.