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Behavioral Health Academic Scholarship

Scholarship Deadline: April 30, 2019
Scholarship Value: $5,000
Number of Scholarships - 3

To be eligible for the Behavioral Health Academic Scholarship:

You must show enrollment in academic program in nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/family therapy, or other curriculum focusing on treatment of mental health and substance use disorders. - GPA 3.2 or above - College Freshman as of Fall Semester 2019 - Open to full or part-time college undergraduate or graduate students

Entry Requirements In the form of a first-person essay, answer the following question: (500 words max.)

Essay Question In your chosen area of Behavioral Science studies, what do you see as current challenges for getting individuals into addiction treatment? What are your suggestions for how to fix this problem?

Selection Process Essay submissions will be reviewed by a committee of behavioral health professionals selected by AAC. The review period will begin after the submission deadline of April 30, 2019. Scholarship recipients will be chosen by the selection committee.