Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma files suit to protect tribal lands and water from illegal Oil and Gas drilling

Friday, November 18, 2016

The lawsuit was filed in the U.S. District for the Northern District of Oklahoma, alleges that the BIA AND BLM violated the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and the federal government's duties as trustee to the Pawnee Nation and its members, as well as other statutes.

For the full text of this document please click here.


 TOWN HALL MEETING - November 30th, 2016

The Pawnee Nation will be having a Town Hall Meeting to discuss the Lawsuit that was filed in US District Court on Friday, November 18th.

Roam Chief Event Center

5:30 pm on November 30th, 2016

810 Morris Road • Pawnee, Oklahoma 74058


Community Earthquake Discussion

to Address Earthquake Issues

Pawnee Oklahoma - October 29,2016

Pawnee Business Council Special Meeting - November 17, 2016

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Pawnee Business Council signs Resolution

of support for the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.

 Proud of our Business Council and thier efforts to support other Indian Nations on our Water Issues.

Click here for a copy of the Resolution #16-75

Objecting to the Construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline.


Click here to read the
PBC Letter of Support - Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.

Pawnee Tribal Reserve


Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma

Physical Address:

Mailing Address:

881 Little Dee Dr

P.O. Box 470

Pawnee, OK  74058

Pawnee, OK  74058

Phone:  918-762-3621
Fax:  918-762-6446



The Enrollment Department has moved to the Community Services (DHCS) Building or as some know it as the “Old IHS Clinic”.  

400 Agency Road, Pawnee Oklahoma 74058, Room 121, and Room 117.

Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma Enrollment Office
400 Agency Road
Room 121, and Room 117
Pawnee, Oklahoma 74058

Carrie Peters, Enrollment Manager Ext. 136
Karen Haymond, Enrollment Administrative Assistant Ext 137


Pawnee Language Class Schedule 2016

New Pawnee Language Program starts - September 13, 2016.
6:30 - 7:30pm 
Followed by a one hour Cultural Class after each Language Class.
7:30-8:30 pm

The month of September will be “Pawnee 101” cultural classes.
Location: Pawnee Nation Museum




FRIDAY, November 18, 2016 at the Multi-Purpose Building at 11:15 am.






Download PDF - 2015 Annual Report
Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma 

Copies are available to those tribal members that request them by mail or email.


Pawnee Nation Higher Education Scholarship Application (updated)
Now available, click this link for application. 
New deadlines: 
Spring Semester - November 1,2016
Summer Semester - April 1, 2017

The June 2016 Chaticks Si Chaticks is now available.

Click here to download  - JUNE 2016


Attention: Pawnee Nation Trust and/or Individual Land owners and individuals that lease Pawnee Nation Trust lands: Representatives of the Pawnee Nation will be conducting visual surveys of your land holdings, taking pictures and counting the number of working and/or abandoned well sites plus any water resources on your land. Any Questions about this survey can be directed to the Pawnee Nation Communications Office at 918.399.3644 or Pawnee Nation Department of Natural Resources at 918.762.3621 ext. 153 or 151.


Attention Pawnee Community, the Cultural Resources Division is now taking donations of Pendleton blankets that will be used for repatriation purposes.

For more information please contact Cultural Resources Division Director, Herb Adson at 918-762-3227. Thank you.


The Pawnee Nation has the following open positions:

- Two (2) positions on the Pawnee Nation Election Commission. Terms are staggered for (3) years and four (4) years. Open until filled.


 Three (3) positions on the Pawnee Nation Liquor Control Board, seats are 3 year terms. Open until filled. 

The Pawnee Business Council appoints the seats of these positions.   If interested, please submit a written request with a resume, to W. Bruce Pratt, President, Pawnee Business Council, Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma, P. O. Box 470, Pawnee, OK 74058.  

Any questions please call (918) 762-3621 or email


Employment opportunities at the Pawnee Nation,

click here for job listings. 

For the latest news and updates, go to the News Section of this website.


The Pawnee Nation Cultural Resources Division is glad to say that we have been awarded the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act Consultation/Documentation Grant. As a result, the Pawnee Nation is able to hire a new employee within the CRD Historic Preservation Office.

The Tribal Historic Preservation Officer would like to thank the CRD Staff, Pawnee Nation Staff, Cultural Committee, Chief's Council, Pawnee Business Council and especially, Leader LLC President, Carol Nuttle and Treasurer, Angela Thompson for their efforts in seeing this grant awarded.

For more info about the NAGPRA Project Coordinator Job and NAGPRA in general, please review the following;

Job Description and Application found at ,
a recent NAGPRA C/D Grant Interview with the Pawnee Nation THPO ,
Walter Echo-Hawk NAGPRA Presentation Video found on Pawnee Nation's YouTube Channel at ,
the National NAGPRA Program's YouTube Channel ,
and the National Park Service website .

If you are interested in working with the Pawnee Nation Cultural Resources Division Historic Preservation Office then I encourage you to apply!
(Job Closes 11.2.2016)


Pawnee Nation College

Staci Burns, MHR

NACTEP Project Director &
PNC Director of Admissions
P.O. Box 390
Pawnee, OK 74058

Phone: 918-762-3343

Fax: 918-762-3303



Click on this link for the Pawnee Nation College Website. 


Burial Assistance

The Pawnee Business Council shall set the amount for burial assistance in the annual budgeting process. The amount of burial will be established in the annual tribal operating budget.

For more information on Burial Assistance please call the Executive Office at 918-762-3621 



Pawnee Nation Sports Commission

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Substance Abuse Program Support Group - Every Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Mar 30, 2016 @ Substance Abuse Office

Pawnee Pride BEG / ADV Boot Camp Classes every Tuesday and Thursday nights from 6-7

Mar 31, 2016 @ PAWNEE NATION GYM

Zumba Classes every Friday from 5:30-6:30 p.m.