Keeping the best people in front of Oregon’s students

Oregon School Personnel Association (OSPA) is a membership organization that serves as a statewide hub for Oregon public school employees with personnel administration or related responsibilities. We create a strong network to amplify best practices, provide relevant training and help navigate the complexities of HR in the Oregon public education sector as a trusted resource.  


Inspiring Future Educators in Oregon: OSPA Educator Scholarship.  Each year OSPA awards one $1500 scholarship to promote quality candidates in the field of education with the recipient entering the ranks of Oregon educators. Applicants must be an Oregon resident, attending an Oregon accredited college or university, and ready to begin the final year of a program leading to a teaching license. If you are aware of a high-quality candidate, please encourage them to apply. Applicants must complete a written portion and a one-way video interview. All applications are due no later than May 31, 2018 by 5:00 p.m.

Inspiring Human Resource Professionals in Oregon: OSPA Support Specialist Scholarship. OSPA is proud to announce a $500 annual scholarship to develop K12 HR professionals in the area of communication, leadership and change management by providing financial assistance for enrollment in the Oregon School Personnel Association’s HrELP program. Applicants must be a classified employee working in the Human Resource Department of a K12 Oregon School District, an Oregon resident and OSPA member and able to enroll or continue in the 2018-2019 HrELP program. We encourage all interested candidates to apply.  Applicants must complete a written application and provide a letter of support from the direct supervisor. All applications are due no later than May 31, 2018 by 5:00 p.m.

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