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Appeal ProcedureĀ 

If an applicant is denied funding or suspended from the Oneida Higher Education Grant program, they may file an appeal as follows:

1. After receiving written documentation from the Oneida Higher Education Advisor informing the student they are not eligible for funding and the specific reason; the student has the opportunity to appeal the decision.

2. The student can request an appeal form from the Oneida Higher Education Office containing the appeal process directions. The student has (30) calendar days from the date the appeal application was mailed to return all required forms, grades and documentation to the Oneida Higher Education Advisor. The appeal will be reviewed and the Higher Education Advisor has (10) working days from the receipt of the appeal to respond in writing to the appeal decision.

3. If the studentā€™s appeal has been denied, the student can submit a second appeal in writing with attached documents within (30) calendar days from the date of the denial letter directly to the Higher Education Director, Oneida Tribe of Indians of Wisconsin, P.O. Box 365, Oneida, WI 54155. The Director has (10) working days from the receipt of the appeal to respond in writing to the appeal decision.

4. If the student is denied by the Higher Education Director, the student may appeal in writing with attached documents within (10) working days from the second denial letter to the Education and Training Area Manager, Oneida Tribe of Indians, P.O. Box 365, Oneida, WI 54155. The Manager has (10) working days to respond in writing to the appeal.