Conference Grants

CTA Supported Grants

New Member Grants will be awarded to applicants who are within their first 5 years of CTA membership.

Minority Incentive Grants – Minority members are defined as belonging to one of the following racial-ethnic groups: African American; American Indian/Alaska Native; Asian; Hispanic; Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander or Multi-ethnic. These grants are offered to encourage minority leadership within the Association.

Small Chapter Incentive Grants will be awarded to small chapters with a unit size of 100 or fewer members or 200 or fewer members for Issues Conference.

Special Small Chapter Full Incentive Grants will be offered for Issues Conference participants from chapters with a unit size of 25 or fewer members.

Special Under-Represented Groups (White Male, and Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual or Transgender) Grants will be offered for Equity and Human Rights Conference participants.

Grants cover conference registration and transportation.

For full details and to apply for a grant, go to www.CTAGo.org/grants.

Grant Application Timeline

If you are interested in applying for a grant from UTSC to attend a conference in the current school year, you must complete the form below. The Conference Grant Committee will meet three times per year to review each application and recommend to the UTSC Board for a final decision.

Important: If you need to hear back about a grant request prior to December, please submit the request as soon as possible and we'll do our best to meet to discuss it. Requests received after the following meeting dates will not be considered until the next meeting date:

  • Grant Committee will meet on Monday, November 26th – Grants will go to the December UTSC Board meeting
  • Grant Committee will meet on Monday, January 28th– Grants will go to the February UTSC Board meeting
  • Grant Committee will meet on Monday, March 25th – Grants will go to the April UTSC Board meeting

ADDITIONAL AGENCIES WITH CONFERENCES AND WEBSITES

Agency

Annual Conference

Website

California Association for Bilingual Educators (CABE)

http://www.gocabe.org/

California Association for Career and Technical Educators (ACTE)

May 6- 8, 2018 So. Dakota

https://www.acteonline.org/

California Association of Mexican American Educators (AMAE)

http://www.amae.org/

California Association of Resource Specialists & Special Education Teachers (CARS+)

http://carsplus.org/

California Association of Regional Occupational Programs

http://www.rocpinspire.org/

California Association of School Counselors (CASC)

Oct 23-24, 2017 Riverside

http://www.schoolcounselor-ca.org/

California Association of School Psychologists

Oct 4- 7, 2017 Orange County

http://casponline.org/

California Association of Teachers of English (CATE)

March 9- 11, 2018 San Diego

http://cateweb.org/

California Association Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages

http://www.catesol.org/test_home.aspx

California Agricultural Teachers Association

June 27, 2017 San Luis Obispo

http://www.calagteachers.org/

California Alliance for Arts Education

http://www.artsed411.org/

California Council for the Social Studies

March 23- 25, 2018 San Diego

http://www.ccss.org/

California Industrial and Technical Education Association

http://www.citea.org/index.html

California Kindergarten Association

Jan 12- 14th, 2018 Santa Clara

http://www.californiakindergartenassociation.org/

California Math Council

http://cmc-math.org/

California Music Association

June 30- July 4, 2017 Santa Clara

https://www.mtac.org/

California Reading Association

Oct 20- 21, 2017 LA

http://www.californiareads.org/display.asp?p=Home

California School Library Association (CSLA)

Feb 1-4, 2018 Yosemite

http://csla.net/

California School Nurses Organization (CSNO)

Feb 8- 11, 2018 Riverside

http://www.csno.org/

California Science Teachers Association

Oct 13- 15, 2017 Sacramento

http://www.cascience.org/csta/csta.asp

California Speech-Language-Hearing Association

March 22- 25, 2018 Sacramento

https://www.csha.org/

Computer Using Educators (CUE)

Oct 27- 28, 2017 American Canyon

http://www.cue.org/