The Oregon State Elks Association funds seven Vocational Grants every year at $1,500 each. There is no age restriction on who may apply and are open to anyone who would like to apply. They are to be used only for vocational or technical schooling and may not be used as a stepping stone to a 4-year program. The application deadline is March 1 of each year. Winners are announced in May with funding available in late August. For an application click on this link: OSEA VOCATIONAL GRANT PROGRAM2019.