Scholarships in Mental Health Services, Other

Pilot International Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: March 15

Applicants must be an undergraduate student and pursuing a career that focuses on helping others.


Mental Health and Substance Abuse Fellowship Program

Award: -, Deadline: February 28

Applicant must be a social worker with a masters degree who is preparing for leadership, teaching, consulting, training, policy development, and administration in mental health and substance abuse with ethnic minorities.


Predoctoral Training in the Neurosciences

Award: $20,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident enrolled full-time and demonstrate a commitment to career in neuroscience related to ethnic minority mental health. Award is to increase the representation of ethnic minorities in the field of neuroscience. Applications are accepted from all students along with an essay, GRE scores, references and transcripts.


Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.


Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.


John Self Rehabilitation Counseling Scholarship

Award: $1,250, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 graduate or 3.75 undergraduate GPA, be enrolled full-time, and have an approved plan of study.


The Leonard and Helen R. Stulman Endowed Scholars Program

Award: $5,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident who is enrolled or enrolling in a full-time masters degree program in social work or other mental health fields at an accredited university in the MD/D.C. region, is fluent in english and another language, and will work full-time as a bilingual specialist in a mental health field in Maryland for each year funded. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.


Dr. Edith King Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Oklahoma pursuing a graduate degree in mental health services.


Jackie Klinesteker Minority Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: April 1

Applicant must be a student of color (African-American, Asian, Hispanic, Native American, Pacific Islander) who resides in West Michigan with a declared major in a mental health-related field of study at an accredited college/university located within Michigan. Graduate level students will be given first preference. Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and financial need are required.


Master's Degree Scholarship in Psychology and Counseling

Award: $500, Deadline: April 1

Applicant must be pursuing a master's degree in psychology and counseling. Selection is based on academic history, extracurricular activities, and employment history.


Graduate Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must be a new graduate student who has been accepted into one of the eligible academic programs and will enroll in at least six credits.


Don Renschler Scholarship

Award: $3,250, Deadline: January 13

Applicants must be a resident of Washington and be a graduate level student studying mental health. Students must be members of the LGBTQ and allied community and display leadership either within the LGBTQ community or within their field of study and demonstrate financial need. Students with additional barriers to education as well as those who are economically, racially, socially, geographically, or politically disenfranchised will be given consideration as well.