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College Day at Fayetteville Technical Community College (FTCC) for Cumberland County American Indian students attending Cape Fear High School. The college Day will include transportation to and from the event by the Cumberland County Indian Education staff. Lunch will be provided. Students will have the opportunity to discover what degree and certificate programs FTCC offers as well as admission requirements. Scholarship and financial aid opportunities will be shared. Students will tour campus and hear from former and current American staff and students on the campus. Join us for a great day as we discover FTCC.
Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina

College Day at Fayetteville Tech.
   
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade 9 - 13
Activity dates: 01/19/23 to 01/19/23
Enrollment dates: 01/04/23 to 01/19/23


Financial assistance provding a payment for one (1) college application fee or financial assistance provding a payment for one (1) ACT or one (1) SAT testing fee for college admissions.
Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina

College Application, SAT or ACT Fee
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade 9 - 12
Activity dates: 10/01/22 to 09/30/23
Enrollment dates: 10/01/22 to 09/30/23


Provide Culturally Relevant Supplemental Counseling. The Counseling service will be one of the following: Individual Counseling, Talking Circles with students only and/or Talking Circles with students and parents.
Elohim Mental Health Services PLLC

Individual Counseling Sessions
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade Kgtn - 12
Activity dates: 10/01/22 to 09/30/23
Enrollment dates: 10/01/22 to 09/30/23

Talking Circles - Students & Parents
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade 4 - 9
Activity dates: 10/01/22 to 09/30/23
Enrollment is not yet open

Talking Circles - Students ONLY
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade 6 - 9
Activity dates: 10/01/22 to 09/30/23
Enrollment is not yet open


Deep Roots, Strong Ties: A Day of Indigenous Excellence will be held on Nov. 8, 2022. Students will hear motivational speakers Sterling Harjo a writer and producer and Tatanka Means an award winning actor. You will enjoy a cultural celebration and have the opportunity to have social and academic networking. The program will provide College Admission Prep sessions that will assist you in the admission process at most colleges you may apply for. Lunch will be provided. Come join us for the fantastic day.
Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina

Deep Roots, Strong Ties College Day
   
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade 9 - 12
Activity dates: 11/08/22 to 11/08/22
Enrollment dates: 10/20/22 to 11/08/22


This service will provide Educational Kits or Supplies for American Indian students attending Robeson Community College for College and Career Promise (CCP) courses. CCP provides apprenticeships and training programs that lead to industry certifications or college enrollment. The kits or supplies will be provided to the Public Schools of Robeson County students enrolled at RCC in the CCP classes. These materials may be needed for, but not limited to the following courses that lead to a certificate or class credit: cosmetology, EMT, welding, CNA, ect.
Robeson Community College

Educational Kits
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade 9 - 12
Activity dates: 10/01/22 to 09/30/23
Enrollment dates: 10/17/22 to 09/30/23



Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina

New Program
   
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade Pre-K - 13
Activity dates: 01/01/01 to 01/01/01
Enrollment is not yet open


This service will provide American Indian Students with Technology Materials that are needed for educational purposes, College classes, CCP classes at RCC, camp participation and other programs offered through this grant. These materials may include but are not limited to the following: Hardware (computer, headphones and/or microphones) required/needed for academics, certification courses, classes or programs student is enrolled in Software (computer programs) required/needed for academics, certification courses, classes or programs student is enrolled in Materials that are necessary for the participation and success in courses, camps and programs. Educational materials will remain within the budget allotted by the program and the materials should match those typically used or provided by the school system.
Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina

Technology Materials 2022-23
   Technology Hardware & Software
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade Kgtn - 12
Activity dates: 10/01/22 to 09/30/23
Enrollment dates: 10/01/22 to 09/30/23


Students enrolled in CCP Classes at Fayetteville Technical Community College (FTCC) who must have a textbook can apply for payment for the textbook. The student should not make payment for textbook. The tribal staff will approve payment and send payment to FTCC. The student will receive and email or text when payment is approved.
Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina

Textbook for CCP Classes at Fayetteville Tech Community College
   
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade 9 - 12
Activity dates: 01/03/23 to 08/31/23
Enrollment dates: 01/03/23 to 08/31/23


A means to guide the student and their Parent/Guardian in the selection of appropriate Robeson Community College (RCC) Career and College Promise (CCP) courses. Provides assistance with the selection and purchase of the correct CCP textbooks. Robeson Community College. Staff will share additional information concerning upcoming opportunities for registration of courses and certifications. Enrollment opportunities for college transfer students and potential community college students will be discussed.
Robeson Community College

Textbook Navigation
   
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade 9 - 12
Activity dates: 10/01/22 to 09/30/23
Enrollment dates: 10/01/22 to 09/30/23


This service is designed to provide students with a culturally relevant Tutoring Program. Will service students in grades K-12th within the Lumbee Tribal Service Area. Students may request assistance in Math or Reading.
Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina

Tutoring 2022-2023
   Session 1 Reading or Math 11/7/22 - 12/13/2022
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade Kgtn - 12
Activity dates: 11/07/22 to 12/13/22
Enrollment dates: 10/17/22 to 10/31/22

Tutoring 2022-2023
   Session 2 Reading or Math 1/9 - 2/10/23
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade Kgtn - 12
Activity dates: 01/09/23 to 02/10/23
Enrollment dates: 10/17/22 to 12/20/22

Tutoring 2022-2023
   Session 3 Reading or Math 2/20 - 3/24/23
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade Kgtn - 12
Activity dates: 02/20/23 to 03/24/23
Enrollment dates: 10/17/22 to 01/30/23

Tutoring 2022-2023
   Session 4 Reading or Math 4/3 - 5/12/23
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade Kgtn - 12
Activity dates: 04/03/23 to 05/12/23
Enrollment dates: 10/17/22 to 03/30/23

Tutoring 2022-2023
   Session 5 Reading or Math 5/22 - 6/23/23
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade Kgtn - 12
Activity dates: 05/22/23 to 06/23/23
Enrollment dates: 10/17/22 to 05/18/23

Tutoring 2022-2023
   Session 6 Reading or Math 7/10 - 8/11/23
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade Kgtn - 12
Activity dates: 07/10/23 to 08/11/23
Enrollment dates: 10/17/22 to 07/06/23

Tutoring 2022-2023
   Session 7 Reading or Math 8/21 - 9/22/23
 
Eligible: Fall 2022 grade Kgtn - 12
Activity dates: 08/21/23 to 09/22/23
Enrollment dates: 10/17/22 to 08/17/23






Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina
IndigeChoice

Creating Helpful Options to Integrate Culture and Education

Project IndigeCoice is a five-year United States Department of Education grant, awarded to the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina to serve American Indian students. The Assessing Choices in Education (ACE) grant was designed to allow the Lumbee Tribe to set up a variety of education options and services from which parents or students can choose. The grant will begin providing services and programs October 1, 2021 through September 30, 2025.
Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina