July 9, 2018

Tribal Scholarship applications open July 15

Submitted by Tesia Zientek, Education Department It’s time to kick off the fall Tribal scholarship application period! The online application opens 8 a.m. Central Standard Time […]
July 2, 2018

Potawatomi Leadership Program curriculum gets an update

Each summer, Citizen Potawatomi Nation selects 10 promising Tribal youths who have finished high school or their freshman year of college for the Potawatomi Leadership Program.The […]
May 22, 2018

Ask not what you can do for your ideal college — ask what it can do for you

U.S. News & World Report released its annual national university rankings in September with Princeton, Harvard and the University of Chicago earning the top three slots. […]
April 5, 2018

Local students learn to define their success

Between 2008 and 2018, Oklahoma decreased per-pupil educational funding by 28.2 percent, leading the United States in total percentage cuts to education. No other state slashed […]
February 12, 2018

CPN’s Wzhitawen Project builds equity upon a strong heritage

Editor’s note: A version of this story was published in the summer 2017 edition of TeachLink as part of a three-part series on the Wzhitawen project. […]
February 1, 2018

College leadership program applications open Feb. 1

Submitted by Tesia Zientek, Director, Department of Education The 2018 Potawatomi Leadership Program application opens 8 a.m. CST Feb. 1 and closes 5 p.m. CST April […]
March 6, 2015

Potawatomi Leadership Program applications open March 1 to May 1

 The Potawatomi Leadership Program is an opportunity for young tribal members from around the country to take part in a six-week long educational program in Shawnee, […]
January 22, 2015

CPN expecting new daycare center with housing grant near Grand Casino Hotel and Resort

 The Citizen Potawatomi Nation Housing Department received the Indian Community Development Block Grant Program award from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. The $800,000 […]
June 10, 2014

CPN employee nominated as Head Woman Dancer at Stanford University Powwow

  CPN has more than 2000 employees in its various enterprises and governmental departments. Some are Potawatomi, others are non-tribal or from other federally recognized tribes. […]