COVID-19 FUNERAL / MORTUARY ASSISTANCE  APPLICATION

The Blackfeet Tribal Business Council hereby offers their sincerest condolences to the family members of the deceased Blackfeet Tribal members and residents of the Blackfeet Reservation due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. The Blackfeet Nation is suffering great sorrow and grief due to the losses of our community and family members. In order to alleviate some of the burden due to these losses, the Blackfeet Tribal Business Council has appropriated funds to cover funeral/mortuary costs of those loved-ones service’s up to $5,000.00 each from March 15, 2020, to December 30, 2020, by the U.S. Treasury Cares Act funds. Such funds expire on December 30, 2020, unless extended by U.S. Congress or a second round of funding is made available. In any event, the Blackfeet Tribe will make all efforts to ensure costs related to COVID-19 funeral/mortuary services are covered.

Funerals that have already taken place can still submit an application.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the Blackfeet Treasurer.

Our sincerest condolences on behalf of the Blackfeet Tribe:

APPLICATION FORM

COVID-19 Funeral / Mortuary Assistance Application

Decedent Information

Funeral / Mortuary Service Information

Address *
Address
City
State/Province
Zip/Postal
Invoice Available:
If you answered yes above, please attach invoice.
Maximum upload size: 2.1MB

Applicant Information

Address *
Address
City
State/Province
Zip/Postal

Documentation of Decedent's Wishes

Did the decedent have a will?:
If you answered yes above, please attach will.
Maximum upload size: 2.1MB
Has a Personal Representitive Action been filed in any Court to which a Judge will decide who will have the authority to conduct funeral services.
If you answered yes above, please attach court documentation.
Maximum upload size: 2.1MB

Funds Available for Funeral Services

Is there any personal burial assistance already available to the Decedent:
If you answered yes above, please attach information:
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Certification / Acknowledgment

Please certify your answers: *