PTA Program Grants & Scholarships

California State PTA is pleased to offer these grant & scholarship opportunities to you and your PTA. The application deadline is October 15, 2023. Don’t miss out! Here’s a quick rundown.

PTA Program Grants:
California State PTA grant funds are available for PTAs to develop and implement programs and projects at the unit, council, and district PTA levels.
We offer the following grants: Cultural Arts, Outreach Translation, Healthy Lifestyles, and Parent Education. The PTA must be in good standing. To get more information or to download the application, visit:

Continuing Education Scholarships:
To help you continue on your educational path, California State PTA is proud to offer continuing education scholarships for school professionals and volunteers. Scholarship opportunities are available for teachers, counselors, nurses, school staff, and PTA volunteers.

For Teachers, Counselors, Nurses, and School Staff
Credentialed teachers, counselors, nurses, and school staff who have a minimum of three years of experience in a California public school are eligible to apply for the $500 Continuing Education Scholarship. You must be employed in a California public school during the preceding year and plan to continue working in a California school.

For PTA Volunteers
PTA volunteers with at least three years of service are eligible to apply for the $500 Continuing Education Scholarship. Your scholarship must be used for advanced studies at accredited California colleges, universities, trade, and technical schools.

All program grant and continuing education scholarship applications are due to the California State PTA office by October 15, 2023. Follow this link to apply online.

2024 Graduating High School Seniors Scholarships
California State PTA is offering Class of 2024 Graduating High School Senior Scholarships.

The 2024 scholarship application period is now open.

Apply Online Now

Deadline for the submitting the completed application and all attachments is February 23, 2024 at 11:59 p.m. (PST).