Cluster Grants

AWSP provides Cluster Grants of up to $800 for members to initiate problem-solving projects, research efforts and other relevant team-oriented projects at their school or within their districts.


To provide professional development opportunities to AWSP members to increase leadership skills for the improvement of educational programs and services for students. The association is dedicated to help bring building administrators together in clusters centered on areas of interest, need and willingness to improve. 


Each cluster will be eligible for financial support of up to $800 through AWSP’s Professional Development Committee. Each cluster may apply for two grants per school year.


Clusters may be organized for the following purposes:

  • Shared study and research
  • Skill building
  • Product production
  • Professional interaction

Each cluster is responsible for providing AWSP with the following:

  • A plan of action
  • A record of its activities
  • A list of participants
  • A report of its outcomes

Grant funds may be spent at cluster discretion on expenses including, but not limited to:

  • Speakers
  • Facility 
  • Food
  • Other professional development expenses


For more information

Beth Schultz | High School Programs Coordinator | 800.562.6100.