Paul T. Spraggins State Initiative Grant - Awarded to the WSTA for the 2016 - 2017 Fiscal Year!!
The Paul T. Spraggins State Initiative Grants are awarded to select state/chapter associations of COE affiliates annually. Applications are now being accepted on a rolling basis for the 2016-2017 fiscal year and they will be reviewed and funded quarterly. The purpose of the grants is to promote activities across the country that will help state and chapter associations build their capacity to advocate for college and access programs serving low-income, first-generation students. Examples of past grant-funded projects include:
- Emerging Leaders Institute activities and support
- Hosting a TRIO Day celebration
- Expansion of Professional Development offerings
- Developing a media relations plan or hiring a state advocacy consultant
Want to learn more? Contact Christina Garcia at firstname.lastname@example.org