Grant Opportunities for Educators

The PAT Instruction and Professional Development (IPD) Committee encourages you to apply for the following grant opportunities through OEA.

Visit OEA’s website for more information on all the grant opportunities available to OEA members.


Every year, OEA gives Promising Practice Grants to educators to support student learning and professional development for OEA members across Oregon. This year, there is $2,000 available for grants to PAT members. Members may apply for grant funds up to $1,000. Grants can be used to fund projects or materials that support improved student achievement.

Applications are due November 4, 2022. See our website for more information, including criteria, project timelines, and the full application.


The OEA Center for Great Public Schools is excited to offer up to $5,000 grants to support member-led efforts to increase student success, advance educator leadership, or improve teaching and learning conditions.

Grant requests should correspond with the local association’s mission/vision/goals, and must relate to engaging members on professional practice issues. Awards will be from $1,000 - $5,000.

Grant applicants must have communicated their intent to apply to their local association President. If you would like to apply, please contact PAT President Angela Bonilla ([email protected]) to set up a time to discuss your proposed application.

All applications are due by November 4, 2022 and projects must be completed by June 16, 2022See OEA’s flyer for more information, including criteria, project timelines, and a link to the full application.