Northwest Indian College offers emergency assistance for students. This assistance is only to be used if the financial emergency would prevent the student from continuing enrollment at Northwest Indian College. This could be related to housing, childcare, meals, transportation costs, etc. The Financial Aid office offers two different kinds of emergency assistance.
Both sources have limited funding and eligibility requirements.
Be used towards third parties (such as landlords, utility companies, auto repair shops, childcare etc.),
Be used towards student’s dorm and meal charges, Kwina Housing, or NWIC ELC charges,
Be awarded in the form of a Fred Meyer gift card for food and gas*
And is only awarded at a maximum of $1,000 per academic year
This fund CANNOT:
Be used towards tuition and fees.
Be paid directly to student
*Gift cards are not currently being provided during the COVID-19 related closure due to shelter in place and social distancing orders.