Public Awareness Grants

Public awareness grants are available from OAACE to programs that have developed a unique way to inform the public about their services. Deadline for submission of the spring grant is March 31st and for the fall grant October 31st, awards are up to $250.
Application can be found below.

Description: A grant established to assist Adult Education Awareness in Ohio
Amount: $250 maximum
Requirements: The applicant must be a current OAACE program member
Deadlines: October 31st, grant applications will be reviewed in April and November of each year. The grant awarded programs will be notified in writing by the grants/scholarships/awards chair.
Application: Public-Awareness-Grant-App. fall 2021

Public Awareness Grant Recipients

  • Miami Valley Career and Technology Center Aspire Program, Fall 2020
  • Warren County Aspire Program, Fall 2020
  • Ashtabula Aspire Program, Spring 2019
  • Columbiana County CTC, Spring 2019
  • South Central Ohio Job and Family Services Aspire Program, 2017
  • Aspire Greater Cleveland, Cuyahoga County Public Library, 2017
  • Lancaster-Fairfield, 2017
  • Wayne County ABLE, 2016
  • Merrick House, 2016

Disaster Emergency Grants

Disaster Emergency Grants are available to assist OAACE members or programs in need of disaster relief. The grant is up to $1,000 and there is no deadline to apply. The application is found below.

Description: A grant established to assist OAACE members or programs in need of disaster relief.
Amount: $1,000 maximum
Deadline: None
Application: Disaster Emergency Grant Application