The Colorado Society of School Psychologists has a mini-grant program designed to support new practitioners. For the 2020-2021 school year, $800 is available for mini-grants, with maximum amount awarded per grant of $400. Mini-grant funds may be used for the following purposes: materials to support direct instruction in a classroom; education and training materials; relevant professional development activities/workshops; assessment materials; items which help meet the basic needs of children; therapeutic curricula; relevant apps and/or games; and books for children. Grants may not be used for CSSP fall conference registration fees.
Application due date: October 18th
CSSP Early Career Professional Mini-Grants are completely dependent on private donations and proceeds from the CSSP silent auction held at the annual fall conference.
Early career school psychologists with the following qualifications are eligible to apply for a mini-grant:
● Currently working in the field of school psychology in a school in Colorado
● Less than 3 years of experience and/or graduation from a school psychology graduate program within the last 3 years. If you are in your third year of practice, you may apply.
● Current member of the Colorado Society of School Psychologists
See our FLYER for additional information.