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School Counselor Corps Grant Program

Colorado’s School Counselor Corps Grant Program (SCCGP) funding is awarded to eligible school districts, BOCES, charter schools or Institute charter schools. The purpose of this program is to increase the availability of effective school-based counseling.

Grant funds are also used to increase the level of school counseling services provided to improve the graduation rate and increase the percentage of students who appropriately prepare for, apply to, and continue into postsecondary education


Colorado School Counselor Corps Grant Program:


Impact on Secondary Schools

Over the nine-year history of the Counselor Corps Grant Program, 365 secondary schools in 98 of 178 districts have participated, representing all regions throughout Colorado.  More than 270 licensed school counselors have served Colorado students, schools, districts and BOCES through the grant.

For more information on the School Counselor Grant Program, please download the 2018 milestones. (PDF)

 

Purpose:  For the 2020-2021 school years additional School Counselor Corps Grant funds are available to education providers currently participating in the School Counselor Corps Grant Program.  The available funds are made available to districts and schools that have unmet funding needs.

Available Funds:  Approximately $133,000.00 will be distributed to current School Counselor Corps grantees based on approved plan.  Applicants may request up to $10,000.  This funding is a one-time allocation and all funds must be expended by June 30, 2021.  

Eligible Applicants:  Current School Counselor Corps Grantees for the 2020-21 academic year; have met all conditions of the grant. No additional districts or schools may be added to participate with these funds.

Allowable Use of Funds:  Funds must be used for FAFSA completion-related activities such as: hosting a FAFSA completion night, presentations for families and students, marketing materials for FAFSA completion, etc. 

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Proposals are due: November 18, 2020 by 11:59PM
No late proposals will be accepted


Annual Reports

For the most current Annual Report, please select the following:

For all Archived Annual Reports, please select the following: 

 
School Counselor Corp Grant Program Map 2009-2020

Program Contact:

Email: schoolcounselorcorps@cde.state.co.us