ARPA Programs

Economic Impact Recovery Program – Adult (ARPA FRF)

Provides eligible Choctaw Nation tribal members with the opportunity to receive annual payments on a pre-loaded debit card to be used toward necessary expenses.


  • Must be a Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma tribal member
  • Must live within the United States
  • Ages 18+
  • All applicants must attest they have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 public Health Emergency to receive assistance. Supporting evidence of this negative impact may be required upon request.

How to Apply

Apply in the Chahta Achvffa member portal. Year 1 application dates are Sept. 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022. Year 2 applications will open July 1, 2022, and be available through June 30, 2023. Year 2 payments will start processing in July 2022.

Additional Information

Adults 18+ will receive $1,000 per year for two years for a total benefit amount of $2,000 on a pre-loaded debit card. Intended uses include food security, student/child care assistance, internet access, technology and living expenses (mortgage, rental, utilities or food security).

Contact Information


CNO Headquarters

Choctaw Nation Headquarters
1802 Chukka Hina
Durant, OK 74701