Grants and Scholarships
Linda C. Eby served as a School Counselor for 33 years. She was on the Oregon School Counselor Association Board for 20 years. Her time and commitment to this profession was recognized in the Fall of 2014 when she received the Lifetime Achievement Award and the OSCA Board named its’ first-ever high school scholarship after her. The goal of this scholarship is to recognize outstanding high school seniors and School Counselors in the state of Oregon.
One primary winner will receive $3000!
Two secondary winners will each receive $1000!
Please use the following link to access our new scholarship portal! The deadline for submissions is March 22, 2019.
Questions can be directed to OSCAPastPres@oscainc.org.
Program Guidelines 2018-19
Don Perkins Grants support school counselors in developing programs and receiving training in order to benefit students.
Deadline: January 31, 2019
Funding period: The 2018-19 school year. Funds must be spent by June 1, 2019.
Amount of Grants: A grant request may be for up to $500.
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. If you prefer, you may submit an article for the OSCA Newsletter or submit a program proposal for a break-out session at the OSCA Fall Conference.
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.
Questions? Contact OSCAPastPres@oscainc.org