MVSKOKE YOUTH OPPORTUNITY GRANT
Online Application Only
I am a parent or legal guardian applying for a youth under the age of 18.
I am a youth age 18-24 applying for myself.
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Purpose of the Mvskoke Youth Opportunity Grant is to assist enrolled citizens of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation, ages 0-24, with participation in educational activities and non-educational extra-curricular activities.
The grant is available each fiscal year (October 1st-September 30th) as long as the youth is eligible and funds are available.
Various Opportunities - Max $250
ex: sports, arts, music, rodeo, cultural activities, education, leadership, drivers education and more.
Educational and Leadership Opportunities ONLY:
Outside the youth's state of residence - Max $1,000
Outside the youth's country of residence - Max $2,000
*Grants cannot exceed the maximum amounts listed.
**Education opportunities are required to provide educational credits.
Must be an enrolled citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation.
Must provide a copy of the youth's citizenship card.
Must be age 24 or under
Must complete an online application
Must complete a 100 word essay, written by the youth, explaining how the opportunity will help them.
Must provide a letter from the organization in which you are participating.
Must provide a budget of total expenses and funding for the individual’s activity. (see itemized budget form below)
Must provide a completed release of information form. (see release form below)
*Applicant must be in good standing.
Failure to comply with requirement (after the grant is received) will result in the youth being ineligible for one calendar year from the date that all documents are received.
Application Supporting Documents