Don Perkins Professional Grant

Don Perkins Professional Grant supports school counselors in developing programs and receive training in order to benefit students.
Funding period: 
Applications accepted February 15 – March 31, 2022. 
Winner will be announced April 30, 2022.
The 2021-22 school year winner funds must be spent by June 1, 2022.
Grant request may be for up to $500.
One recipient will be honored.
Eligibility:  OSCA members who are employed School Counselors.
Strings attached:  As you near completion of your program or training, we ask that you write a brief article for the OSCA newsletter describing what you did, how students benefited, and your recommendations to other school counselors.  This would be DUE:  September 15, 2022.  OR, if you prefer, you may submit a program proposal for a break-out session for the OSCA fall Conference, DUE:  July 1, 2022.

Examples of programs and training OSCA has funded:


  • Crisis Response training for counselors
  • Library of resources for parents 
  • Love & Logic training for a counselor
  • Peer Mediation Training of Trainers 
  • Incentives program to improve students’ academic success.
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The 2022 Don Perkins Professional Grant recipients is... 

2022 Perkins Grant Recipient