Awards and Grants
Throughout the year, National PTA offers awards or grants to honor or support PTA's as they:
PTA Life Achievement Awards
Give the award of a lifetime. Give the National PTA Life Achievement Award - the highest honor from the nation's largest child advocacy organization - to the person who daily lives out his or her commitment to children. Complete the Form (PDF, 2MB) or call (800) 307-4782 to submit your request.
Mary Lou Anderson Grants
The National PTA Mary Lou Anderson Reflections Arts Enhancement Grant provides up to $1,000 in matching funds to support local PTA arts projects within their school community. Funded projects will increase access to learning opportunities in the literary, media, visual and/or performing arts for at-risk or underserved audiences. Arts projects must actively engage families and community partners to strengthen family-school partnerships. Deadline for 2016 applications has passed. Applicants will receive award status notification on March 11, 2017.