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Programs for Educational Support for Samish Members

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

The following services are for Samish Citizens only and require a website account:

  • Higher Education Assistance Award: Financial Support is available to Samish Tribal Citizens after high school. Completed applications received will be added to the waitlist in the order they are received completed and dependent on available funding.
  • Tutoring Support: Financial Assistance is available to Samish Tribal Citizens in grades K-12 or for those completing a GED/ HS Diploma. Payments are made directly to tutors of students with approved assistance plans. Please contact the Education Program directly for the current forms & applications and to coordinate an assistance plan.