COLLEGE HOUSINGAssistance Program

The College Housing Assistance Program assists low-income Native American full-time students secure safe and affordable housing while seeking a degree at an accredited institute of higher education. The College Housing Assistance Program will provide eligible students with up to $1,000 per semester for housing costs.


College Housing Assistance Program

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Eligibility

    • Applicant must be member of a federally recognized tribe. Priority will be given to Cherokee Nation tribal citizens.
    • Applicant must be a resident of the Cherokee Nation.
    • Applicant must meet all eligibility requirements for the College Housing Assistance Program, including NAHASDA income guidelines.
    • Applicant must be a full-time student and be in good standing with the educational institution.
    • Priority given to students who were assisted the previous semester with College Housing Assistance Program funding.
    • Assistance is limited to eight (8) semesters.
    • Other eligibility requirements may apply according to the College Housing Assistance Program policy.

     

     

    NAHASDA Median Family Income Limits effective June 14, 2022

    Family Size

    1

    2

    3

    4

    5

    6

    7

    8

    80%

    $50,400

    $57,600

    $64,800

    $72,000

    $77,760

    $83,520

    $89,280

    $95,040