GED Assistance

The Department of Education provides assistance to adult Pokagon citizens wishing to earn their GED.  Assistance is covered under the Special Request program and includes: GED study materials, GED Ready pre-tests, and GED testing at any testing facility in the United States (see ged.com for possible online options). Tutoring assistance is available through the Tutoring Program for up to $2,500 per year.  Unfortunately, the award stipend for passed tests is no longer available.

Please complete a Special Request form, Educational Release, GED application/Test payment request, Tutoring Request (if needed), and return to:  EDU@pokagonband-nsn.gov or please call Kristie Bussler at 269-462-4222.

Click here for Special Request Information

Click here for a Tutoring Request Form

 

Eligibility: 

  • Any Pokagon Band adult citizen
  • Over 18 years old

Please complete a Special Request form, Educational Release, GED application/Test payment request, and return to:  EDU@pokagonband-nsn.gov or please call Kristie Bussler at 269-462-4222.

Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Department of Education
P.O. Box 180
58623 Sink Rd.
Dowagiac, MI 49047
Kristie Bussler
 
If you are a Pokagon citizen under the age of 18, wishing to earn your GED or High School diploma.