Foundation / Corporation
OEA Choice Trust
Grants of up to $30,000 per year to Oregon community colleges, K-12 school districts, and education service districts to implement programs focused on staff well-being. Funding is intended to support programs that create a healthy workplace culture and enhance the all-around health and resilience of employees.
OEA Choice Trust recognizes school districts, education service districts and community colleges face many diverse health and wellness issues. The School Employee Wellness Grant Program allows the flexibility to tailor programs to best match the unique goals and needs of local districts to promote the well-being of all staff.
Funding Priorities for School Employee Wellness Grants:
1. Improve the health, well-being, and resilience of school employees by focusing on a holistic approach that includes the essential elements of well-being:
2. Build a culture of health and well-being at the workplace by implementing a comprehensive school employee wellness program district-wide. Key factors that influence creating a healthy workplace culture include:
(See OEA Choice Trust’s Fostering School Employee Health, Well-being and Resilience: Framework of Proven Strategies and Best Practices in Supporting Documents below.)
GrantWatch ID#: 179521
OEA Choice Trust School Employee Wellness Grant awards are a maximum of $100,000. This is a multiyear grant award and annual grant funding requests are limited to a maximum of $30,000 per grant year.
School Employee Wellness grants are for school employee wellness programs that will be implemented within 5 years.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Online Application: https://oeachoice.com/grants/program/application/
For timely answers to your SEW Grant questions, contact SEW Program Manager Asta Garmon – email: Asta@oeachoice.com
OEA Choice Trust
6900 SW Atlanta Street, Bldg. 2
Tigard, OR 97223
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