The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes Employment & Training Administration (ETA) Program works to provide career pathways through employment and training services that encourage eligible Native Americans to become self-sufficient. The ETA Program is offered to eligible Native Americans who reside within the approved eight (8) county services areas: Beckham, Blaine, Canadian, Custer, Dewey, Kingfisher, Roger Mills, and Washita.
The ETA program administers the following funding grants and contracts related to employment and training services: U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) Workforce Innovations Opportunity Act (WIOA) Section166, Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) P.L. 93:638 Job Placement & Training (JP&T), Health and Human Services (HHS) Native Employment Works (NEW), and the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) Tribal Employment Right Office (TERO). The services provided by these grants and contracts include employment opportunities, career development, training services, employment retention services, and follow up services.
For more information on any of the ETA Program’s services, please visit our office or call for information, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
ETA Program Services:
Supplemental Youth Services
ETA Deliverable Services:
Job Placement & Training
Adult Vocational Training
Direct Employment Assistance
Summer Youth Employment
Youth Educational Enhancement
• Applicant must be an enrolled member of a Federally recognized tribe
• Must be income eligible, in accordance with the OMB Poverty Guidelines. Basic documentation is also required
• Must provide two (2) standard forms of identification. One form must be a Certificate of Degree of Indian Blood (CDIB) or Tribal ID. The other can be a Social Security card, birth certificate, valid driver’s license, etc
• Providing income verification from all household members over the age of 18 is helpful and will speed up the application process. However, if unavailable, this information can be requested by mail or fax with a standard Authorization to Release Information form signed by the applicant
Employment and Training Administration
P.O. Box 67 | 100 Red Moon Circle | Concho, OK 73022