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Permit Procedure Changes

November 30, 2021
United States Department of the Interior
FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
Washington D.C. 20240
In Reply Refer to: FWS/CLE/076043
Dear Tribal Leader:
During 2018, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) held several Tribal consultation sessions on potential changes to 50 CFR 22.22 (What are the requirements concerning permits for Indian religious purposes?) regulations. Tribes identified the eagle feather […]

Car Seats – Kaw Nation Injury Prevention Program

Announcement regarding dual enrollment

ATTENTION KAW NATION CITIZENS
Announcement regarding dual enrollment:
Constitution  of the Kaw Nation, Article III, Section 1 (B) (1) provides as follows:
(B) All persons who are descendants by blood of an original Kaw Indian allottee or allottees whose name or names appear on the 1902 Kaw Indian Allotment Roll, except the following persons:

Those persons otherwise entitled to […]

Kaw Nation COVID-19 Elder Assistance Program

Kaw Nation COVID-19 Elder Assistance Program
65 years old and older
The Kaw Nation’s CARES Act COVID-19 Elder Assistance Program is designed to provide emergency relief aid to Tribal Elders whose household has suffered economic impacts through increased expenditures or decreased income due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible Kaw Nation Tribal Elders 65 and older will receive […]

Assistance with reducing utility costs

ATTENTION
Kaw Nation has received two grants to assist with reducing utility costs. We have portable heaters, blankets, wool socks, and fans.
Please read the following applications and decide which one would best suit your situation.
APPLICATION FOR LIHEAP UTILITY ASSISTANCE ITEMS
APPLICATION FOR TRIBAL ELDERS
 
KAW NATION TRIBAL SOCIAL SERVICES
P.O. BOX 50, KAW CITY, OK 74641
TEL. # 580/269-1186 FAX […]

Covid-19 Vaccine Incentives

ATTENTION
Covid-19 Vaccine Incentives for fully vaccinated enrolled Kaw Nation members 18 & older, are now available. Please follow the instructions on the application and do note, these are MAIL IN ONLY.
Download MEMBERS COVID-19 Vaccine Incentive Form Here
*Please allow up to 30 days after processing of application before payment is received.*

Kaw Nation COVID-19 Economic Impact Recovery Program – Updated 10/27/21

10/27/21
ATTENTION KAW NATION CITIZENS:
 Due to the high volume of COVID-19 applications that have been received please do not call on status until November 15th.
We are working hard to process your applications and issue checks.
If applications are filled out wrong, or missing anything, and you have put your phone number and/or email, we will contact you.
Thank […]

Kaw Nation Pow wow T-shirts are now available

Kaw Nation Pow wow T-shirts are now available for purchase! You may come by the Kanza Gift Shop, located at the headquarters in Kaw City, or you can call and pay over the phone and have it shipped directly to you!
Please call 580-269-2552 and ask to speak to Lenette or Rachel to place your […]

Congratulations!

Congratulations Kaw member Alyssa Pappan! Graduate of the University of Kansas Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Science in Biology. Alyssa is the daughter of James Pappan & Jessica Higgins, granddaughter of Don Pappan & Joyce Pappan, and great granddaughter of Wasco Pappan & Erma Parsons. Alyssa has been accepted into the American University of the […]

Kanza Health Clinic Notice

FEMA COVID FUNERAL EXPENSE INFORMATION

KANZA COLLEGE GRADUATION STOLE

Kaw Nation Tag Office Reopening

COVID-19 Vaccination Info

Newkirk Family Class; Fall & Winter Schedule

Open positions on the Culture Committee

Attention Kaw Nation Citizens:
We have positions open on the Culture Committee, KGI, and Election Board.
If you are interested in being on a Board or Committee please contact Kim Jenkins, Tribal Council Secretary at kjenkins@kawnation.com or call 580-269-2552 x245.
 

ATTENTION Kaw Nation Citizens

ATTENTION Kaw Nation Citizens
If you have had a name change or address change please contact the Enrollment office (580-269-2137) to update your information.
Thank you.

CARES Act funds

The Kaw Nation Social Services Department has received extra funds under the CARES Act. Please see below to determine if you qualify for these services:

Must have CDIB Card
Must live in service area of Newkirk, Kaw City, or Braman
Must currently be unemployed due to COVID-19
Cannot be receiving assistance from any other source, including unemployment

Please call Julia […]

Kanza Human Development Divsion

Flyer available here

Corporate Charter Passes

CERTIFICATE OF RESULTS OF ELECTION
SECRETARIAL ELECTION
KAW NATION
APRIL 4, 2020
Download Notice Here

Information for Kaw Nation Members

For Death and Burial information, please call Lana Burke at 580-749-0158.

Kaw Tribal Citizens Email List

Tribal Citizens, if you would like to be placed on a mass email list for Tribal members to receive information, please send an email to Tribal Council Secretary Kim Jenkins, at kjenkins@kawnation.com

United States Department of Agriculture – Get Paid to Work in the Great Outdoors

United States Department of Agriculture – Get Paid to Work in the Great Outdoors!
What jobs are available?

Full-time jobs for recent grads:
Archeologist
Botanist
Fish biologist
Geologist
Hydrologist
Land Surveyor
Plant pathologist
Rangeland management specialist
Range technician
Soil scientist
Wildlife biologist

Student trainee positions in:

Archeology
Biological sciences
Engineering
Natural resources
Physical sciences
Rangeland management

What does the Forest Service do?
The Forest Service cares for natural resources and their lasting economic, ecological, and social vitality. While managing national forests and grasslands, employees connect […]

NORTHERN OKLAHOMA COLLEGE TRIBAL ACCESS SITE

NORTHERN OKLAHOMA COLLEGE TRIBAL ACCESS SITE
ATTEND NOC CLASSES IN NEWKIRK.
Courses Offered ENROLLMENT for the NEWKIRK ITV SITE will be announced shortly! This is a great opportunity for anyone wanting to get started on their degree!
Free computer usage, internet access and resources at the site.
Classes will be held at the Johnnie Ray McCauley Multipurpose Center 3251 East […]

Kaw Nation Election Board Announcements 

Kaw Nation Election Board Announcements
The Kaw Nation Election Board would like to inform all Kaw Citizens of an important upcoming election.
At the next General Council Meeting, October 13, 2019, we will be affirming four judges. Ballots to confirm or deny these judges will be placed in the ballot box and tallied at the meeting.
Your participation […]

Information concerning marijuana

Kaw Nation, as a federally recognized tribe is required to follow Federal guidelines for the use, growth and sale of marijuana.
The state of Oklahoma legalized marijuana for medicinal purposes in June 2018, which also includes sale and growth.
Federal law considers marijuana as a Controlled or Dangerous Substance and classifies it as a Schedule I Narcotic, […]

ATTENTION ALL KAW NATION MEMBERS

ALL KAW NATION MEMBERS
Please check with the enrollment office to make sure the correct address is on file. This is very important so you will receive upcoming information.

Fraud/Scam Awareness

Notice from KAW NATION TRIBAL POLICE DEPARTMENT KAW NATION
Fraud/Scam Awareness
Please See This Posting

Attention Tribal High School Graduates

Attention Tribal High School Graduates!
We are looking for pictures and information about you for our upcoming newsletter.
Please send images and information that you would like to include to Gabriel Pappan at gpappan@kawnation.com

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