Don Perkins Professional Grant

The 2021 Don Perkins Professional Grant recipients is... 


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, 2021. 
Winner will be announced April 30, 2021.
The 2020-21 school year winner funds must be spent by June 1, 2021.
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, 2021.  OR, if you prefer, you may submit a program proposal for a break-out session for the OSCA fall Conference, DUE:  July 1, 2021.

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.
Click on the link below to apply:

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