ON Workforce Development program taking applications

The Osage Nation Workforce Development program is taking applications for Osages and other Native Americans interested in job training opportunities.

The workforce program is able to assist adults with training assistance through local vocational and technical training schools.

Program eligibility requirements include: requiring applicants to be Native American with a CDIB and must be an Osage County resident. The applicants must meet income guidelines and apply for federal student aid.

Approved applicants will be eligible for long-term classroom training; short-term training at a vocational training institute; work experience; and job assistance.  For more information please contact Louise Cheshewalla, training coordinator with the Osage Nation Education Department at (800) 390-6724 or (918) 287-5303.

Applications for the workforce program are also available for downloading from the Education Department's Web site at: