Header - Drum on beach

Education

The mission of the education program is to promote educational programs that foster the preservation of Samish culture and traditions and instill a desire for lifelong learning in all Samish tribal members.

We do this by providing the following services for enrolled tribal members:
  • Higher Education Assistance Awards (after high school): Financial Support is available to Samish Tribal Members after High School. Please contact the Education Program directly for the current forms & applications.
  • Tutoring Support: Financial Assistance is available, for tutoring services, for K-12 students completing a GED/HS Diploma.  Please contact the Education Program directly for the current forms & applications.
  • Course Completion Incentive Program: Samish Tribal Members are eligible, once per quarter, for a $100 award for completing a post-secondary school course. Please Login and follow the link to the online application for Course Completion Incentives

For all 3 programs, Tribal members should login to the website for additional information and Course Completion Online Application

For Education Assistance questions or to contact us for the latest forms, use the E-mail us contact link.

Dive Deep into the Salish Sea!

by Adam Lorio | Jun 24, 2018
Hi All, We are super excited to be working on a science exploration camp in partnership with NASA and the Northwest Earth and Space Science Pipeline (NESSP) staff at UW.  We will be offering inquiry based experiential learning opportunites as we travel to Puyallup by Canoe this year.  (July 24th-Aug 4th)
Use this link to let us know you would like to find out more about what we are planning!

Click here to request more information

Camp 2018

Swinomish Canoe Landing

Dates: 23 – 24 Jul, 2018
See Event

Tulalip Canoe Landing

Dates: 24 – 25 Jul, 2018
See Event

Suquamish Canoe Landing

Dates: 25 – 26 Jul, 2018
See Event

Muckleshoot Canoe Landing

Dates: 26 – 27 Jul, 2018
See Event

Puyallup Canoe Landing

Tacoma | Dates: 27 – 28 Jul, 2018
See Event

Canoe Journey Protocol in Puyallup

Dates: 29 Jul – 04 Aug, 2018
See Event

Cultural Boat Trip - July

Anacortes | Dates: 29 – 29 Jul, 2018
See Event

Crafts and Community Potlucks

Anacortes | Dates: 09 – 09 Aug, 2018
See Event

Cattail Weaving

Anacortes | Dates: 11 – 11 Aug, 2018
See Event

Wild Waves

Federal Way | Dates: 12 – 12 Aug, 2018
See Event

Birch Bay Waterslides

Blaine | Dates: 19 – 19 Aug, 2018
See Event

Mariners Game

Seattle | Dates: 21 – 21 Aug, 2018
See Event

Crafts and Community Potlucks

Anacortes | Dates: 23 – 23 Aug, 2018
See Event

Culture Committee Meeting

Anacortes | Dates: 26 – 26 Aug, 2018
See Event

Crafts and Community Potlucks

Anacortes | Dates: 06 – 06 Sep, 2018
See Event

Crafts and Community Potlucks

Anacortes | Dates: 20 – 20 Sep, 2018
See Event

Cultural Boat Trip - Sept

Anacortes | Dates: 22 – 22 Sep, 2018
See Event

Native Film Festival

Anacortes | Dates: 22 – 22 Sep, 2018
See Event

Native Film Festival

Anacortes | Dates: 23 – 23 Sep, 2018
See Event

Wool Workshop 1 of 2

Anacortes | Dates: 29 Sep – 30 Sep, 2018
See Event

Crafts and Community Potlucks

Anacortes | Dates: 04 – 04 Oct, 2018
See Event

Wool Workshop 2 or 2

Anacortes | Dates: 13 – 13 Oct, 2018
See Event

Crafts and Community Potlucks

Anacortes | Dates: 18 – 18 Oct, 2018
See Event

Beading

Anacortes | Dates: 27 – 28 Oct, 2018
See Event

Crafts and Community Potlucks

Anacortes | Dates: 01 – 01 Nov, 2018
See Event

Píxwel Esq’áplh/Fall Camp Samish

Oak Harbor | Dates: 02 – 04 Nov, 2018
See Event

Crafts and Community Potlucks

Anacortes | Dates: 15 – 15 Nov, 2018
See Event

Harvest Dinner

Anacortes | Dates: 17 – 17 Nov, 2018
See Event

Culture Committee Meeting

Anacortes | Dates: 18 – 18 Nov, 2018
See Event

Crafts and Community Potlucks

Anacortes | Dates: 29 – 29 Nov, 2018
See Event

Crafts and Community Potlucks

Anacortes | Dates: 13 – 13 Dec, 2018
See Event

Christmas Party

Anacortes | Dates: 16 – 16 Dec, 2018
See Event