Pandemic Unemployment Assistance
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Employment & Training
The staff provides services to assist individuals with skills and support to become self sufficient.
Individuals without a high school diploma are provided support and assistance in earning their HiSet Certificate.
Individuals who are unemployed receive career counseling, guidance, and support in the job search process.
Individuals who require additional training may receive financial assistance for vocational training. Those without vocational training may gain work experience to support efforts in securing employment.
Youth (14-24 yrs.) may gain work experience through Summer Youth Employment.
Direct Education Scholarship
The Pueblo of Laguna, through the Laguna Department of Education, supports the pursuit of higher education for its tribal members. Acceptance of scholarship funds implies a focused commitment to college studies and achieving the goal of earning a college degree.
Partners For Success awards scholarships to eligible Laguna students who are pursuing a degree on a full-time basis. The cost of a college education continues to escalate at a pace that exceeds current resources. Thus, the scholarship awards supplement federal contributions. It is unlikely the awards will be sufficient to pay the total college costs.