Council Seeks Nooksack College Student for Education Advisory Board

Tribal Council

The Nooksack Tribal Council is seeking 1 Tribal Member (enrolled student at an accredited college or university and in good standing) to serve on the Education Advisory Board

The Council shall appoint an additional member (1) to the Board who is currently a student in an accredited college and in good standing.  The current Board also consists of no fewer than five (5) Tribal Members. An Elder and two community at-large members. The Board members shall be Nooksack Tribal Members and two community-at-large members that can best accomplish the purpose for which the Board was established.

The regular meetings of the Board shall be held no less than quarterly.

The Nooksack Tribal Council formed an Education Advisory Board by Resolution 13-26 to assist the Council and Education Director with policy analysis among other duties; and to support the selection of applicants, address appeals, and advise the Education Director as necessary.  The Education Advisory Board will also support the sustainment of the scholarship and abide by the Education Advisory Board Bylaws and Nooksack Higher Education Student Handbook.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

The applicant must be a duly enrolled member of the Nooksack Tribe.

  1. Must be an enrolled student at an accredited college or university and in good standing.  Term will expire upon graduation or non-continued enrollment in an accredited college or university.  
  2. One (1) adult Tribal Member age eighteen (18) or over.
  3. Must pass a Drug Test and Background Test prior to appointment.

TO APPLY PLEASE SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING TO THE NOOKSACK HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT:  Email to HR@nooksack-nsn.gov or mail to PO Box 157, Deming, WA 98244 or Bring to the Tribal Office.

  1. Letter of interest expressing why you want to serve on the Education Advisory Board
  2. Personal Resume

DEADLINE:  October 1, 2021