ECOEA offers Internal Organizing Grants of up to $500 to local associations within the ECOEA district to be used to increase membership and engagement of the members within the local. The activities supported by the grant should be guided by the strategic priorites of OEA–increase local capacity to be more relevant to its members, improve the image of educators and build OEA as a resource for professional issues, These grants will be awarded at the ECOEA Spring Representative Assembly. Deadline to apply was April 1, 2018.
The grants of up to $500 are competitive—ECOEA will award up to $5,000 each year to locals that apply. Please complete the application below for consideration. All applicants will receive a confirmation email that their form is complete. The applications will be reviewed by the ECOEA Executive Committee at their April meeting. Approved grant applicants will receive their funds at the ECOEA Spring Representative Assembly on Saturday, April 21. All documentation of expenses and final report is due to the ECOEA Business Manager no later than December 31, 2018.
The deadline to apply has past. Please check back next winter to apply for a 2019 Internal Organizing Grant. Next year the criteria includes electing and sending delegates to the ECOEA/OEA Rep Assemblies.