The Department of Education recently announced the FY 2014 Elementary and Secondary School Counseling Program grant competition. Grantees under this competition will use funds to support counseling programs in target elementary, K-12, or secondary schools. Schools will establish or expand school counseling programs through hiring qualified school counselors, school social workers, school psychologists, with a goal of expanding the range, availability, quantity and quality of school counseling services. School counseling services will use a developmental and preventative approach. This is a 3-year grant program and each annual award ranges from $250,000 - $400,000. The deadline for applications is 04/28/2014.
For further priorities and details please view the announcement in the Federal Register.