State-Tribal News

State Agency Updates

Washington State Gambling Commission Tribal Contributions Presentation 2013

Indian Education Office - Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) - Tribal Sovereignty Curriculum

Department of Revenue - Tax Information and Forms

Tribal Directory

We are happy to announce the Washington State Tribal Directory is now available online.

To be added to the directory or to update your information, contact us.

Washington State Tribal Directory (PDF)
Current Tribal Leader List (Excel)

Education

The Northwest Indian College, the Evergreen State College, Grays Harbor College, Antioch University-Seattle, and Muckleshoot Tribal College have collaborated on a report detailing how Native Americans are experiencing higher education in the State of Washington.

Scholarship Information

American Indian Endowed Scholarship (AIES) Program The Washington Student Achievement Council (formerly the Higher Education Coordinating Board) is accepting applications for the 2014-2015 American Indian Endowed Scholarship (AIES) awards. Applications must be postmarked by February 1, 2014. For eligibility requirements and application, please visit www.wsac.wa.gov/PayingForCollege/StateAid/AmericanIndian.

Indian Health Service (IHS) Scholarship
The scholarship application is available now and will close on March 28, 2014.
Application is available at : www.scholarship.ihs.gov
*First time users will create a user name and password. Returning users may sign in with established information.
Visit www.ihs.gov/scholarship, for information about eligible degree programs.

College Bound Scholarship Program offers the promise of tuition and books to qualifying 7th and 8th graders in Washington State. This scholarship covers the amount of tuition (at public institution rates) not covered by other state financial aid and a small book allowance for income-eligible students who sign up in the 7th or 8th grade, work hard in school, stay out of legal trouble, and successfully apply to a higher education institution when they graduate. The deadline for all applicants is by June 30 at the end of their 8th grade year. For more information, please call 1-888-535-0747 or visit the Washington College Bound Scholarship website.