Award Nominations!


Each year the Ohio Lactation Consultant Association presents awards to those individuals and institutions that have done an outstanding job promoting and supporting breastfeeding. 


To nominate someone please fill out our Award Nominations Form.



GRANTS, SCHOLARSHIPS, and awards ARE given ANNUALLY AT OLCA'S BREASTFEST CONFERENCE.

For more information regarding Grants and Scholarships, please contact OLCA's Vice President, Laura Knisely at ohiolactationconsultantsassn@gmail.com

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Grant Information:


Each year the Ohio Lactation Consultant Association awards grants to OLCA members for breastfeeding promotion.

The amount of the grant depends upon the amount allotted for in the budget for that year.  Grants up to $1,000 with a detailed budget will be considered.

Grant money is to be used for breastfeeding promotion adhering to the WHO Code.

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Scholarship Information:


OLCA provides scholarships for professional development in the area of lactation.

The number of scholarships offered each year depends on the annual budget. Scholarships for up to $700 each are awarded.

Award may be used for conference registration, professional development, or any related expenses.

Scholarship/Grant Deadline: January 28. 2018

Grants, Scholarships, and Awards