Higher Education

The overall mission of the Higher Education Assistance program is to provide the supportive services necessary to encourage Pokagon tribal citizens to attain a certificate, vocational, undergraduate, graduate, and post graduate degree.

Services Provided

Special Request Assistance up to $500/year reimbursement

  • Academic Testing
  • Application fees, graduate school entrance fees, & exams
  • Specialized equipment or uniforms (such as nursing shoes & scrubs)
  • Mandatory Parking fees for college students

*All other Special Requests will be reviewed with supporting documentation

Student Housing Assistance
$250/Month for full-time students

*Other housing eligibility requirements can be found in the Higher Education Assistance Program Policy.

HEAP Application and all other forms can be found here.

Questions? Contact us: DOE.HEAP@PokagonBand-nsn.gov