Grants

Quick Access to OEA Grants

OEA's Center for Great Public Schools' Educator Empowerment Grant

Educator Empowerment grants will be awarded to help local associations engage members around important issues that impact teaching and learning.

The grant may be used to support professional learning and/or to enhance and improve professional practice in a specific area. Grant awards range from $1000-$5000. Contact Leah Starkovich at the Center for Great Public Schools for more information or ideas on professional practice organizing.

2019-2020 Educator Empowerment Grant Application

OEA Barb Drennan Promising Practices Grant Program

Have a plan that could enhance your classroom skills or boost student achievement? An idea for a site-based professional development activity that could build partnerships? OEA’s Center for Great Public Schools awards Promising Practice Grants to provide student learning and professional development for OEA members across Oregon.

Grants for this program are accepted from Sep 30 - April 30 of each academic year and are now available for download.

2019-2020 Promising Practices Member Application (Fillable PDF) - Download this form and save it to your computer before inputting information.

2019-2020 Promising Practices UniServ Council Selection Form (Fillable PDF) - Download this form and save it to your computer before inputting information.

Early Career Educator Outreach Grant

The New Educator Campaign is the fundamental component of a year-round organizing framework and a critical tool in our effort to build a culture of organizing. This grant is to fund new educator outreach organizing plans. Deadline extended to Aug. 31, 2019.

Download the 2019 Early Career Educator grant application.

OEA Local Leader Grants

Local Leader Grants of up to $2,500 are available to Locals to design implement program to meet member needs as directed by OEA's new organizational goals. Download a Local Leader Grant Application form.

OEA Foundation Grants

The OEA Foundation provides educators with up to $100 grants to help students meet basic, urgent and immediate needs so they can succeed in school. Cash grants from the Foundation fill needs unmet by any other source. Learn more about the OEA Foundation and apply for a grant to help a student in need.

OEA Choice Trust Grants

Through the OEA Choice Trust Wellness Grant Program, school employees will have the opportunity to improve their health, be role models, and even a catalyst for community wellness and health.

California Casualty Thomas R. Brown Athletics Grant Program

The California Casualty Thomas R. Brown Athletics Grant program is accepting applications for public high schools whose athletic programs are in jeopardy and in great need of funding. Applications must be submitted by an active employee of the public high school for which the grant is being requested. For more information and to apply, visit www.CalCasAthleticsGrant.com.