The 2022 Vocational Grant Award is now open. Applications are attached and can also be found in the office at the Vancouver Elks Lodge, #823.

Who May Apply:

  • Any graduating Senior High School student
  • U.S. Citizen
  • Planning to pursue an eligible Vocational/Technical Course

Application Tips:
• Read the Instructions! This will make the application process go faster and easier.
• Don’t forget to make a copy for yourself
• Don’t put any staples or paperclips on your application. Simply place it, as instructed in a folder and mail it in or drop it off

Judging is Based on the Following:

• MOTIVATION – General worthiness, desire
• NEED – Financial need, resourcefulness
• SKILLS – Showing aptitude for chosen vocation
• ORGANIZATION OF APPLICATION – Neatness, completeness and following directions

Applications can be mailed to or dropped of at Vancouver Lodge #823 (sponsoring Lodge for VPS students), 11605 SE McGillivray Blvd., Vancouver, WA 98683.

Get your application here. If you don’t have a printer, ask your Career Specialist to print out the application.  Contact if you have any questions about this grant.

Deadline:  March 1, 2022

For more information on college enrollment, military opportunities, scholarships, and employment, check out and students should login to Xello. Xello is Vancouver Public Schools’ College & Career Readiness platform and students can login directly through ClassLink.

This program is not sponsored by Vancouver Public Schools.  Approval to distribute flyers is a community service and does not imply endorsement.