The Oregon State Elks Association funds seven Vocational Grants every year at $1,500 each. There is no age restriction on who may apply and is open to anyone who would like to apply. They are to be used only for vocational or technical schooling and may not be used as a stepping stone to a 4-year program. The application deadline is March 1 of each year. Winners are announced in May with funding available in late August. This grant is now closed. Applications will be available here November 1, 2019.