American Addiction Centers is offering $10,000 in scholarships for any undergraduate or graduate student majoring in behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/family therapy or other program focusing on treating mental health and/or substance abuse issues. There will be a first place price of $5,000 and a second and third place price of $2,500.
An essay of 800 words or less is required on the topic;
Why are you interested in pursuing a career in behavioral sciences?
More details and submission information can be found at http://americanaddictioncenters.org/behavioral-health-academic-scholarship/.
*Please note that this scholarship is not affiliated with Stony Brook University or the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarship Services. Any questions or correspondence regarding this scholarship should be sent to them via http://americanaddictioncenters.org/.