Department of Education Announces Applications for New Awards for the Elementary and Secondary School Counseling Program

On April 10, 2012, the Department of Education announced that it will be awarding a new round of grants for the Elementary and Secondary School Counseling Program (ESSCP) in Fiscal Year 2012. The ESSCP program provides funding to local educational agencies to establish or expand elementary and secondary school counseling programs. Special consideration is given to applicants that can demonstrate the greatest need for counseling services in the schools served, propose the most innovative and promising approaches and show the greatest potential for replication and dissemination.

Applications are due on May 25, 2012. To learn more, please visit Grants.gov.