2018 NBCCF Rural Scholarship
Summary
Title:2018 NBCCF Rural Scholarship
ID:2018NBCCFRur
Application Deadline:October 31, 2017
Description

The NBCC Foundation is pleased to announce the 2018 rural scholarships for students pursuing a career in professional counseling. These scholarships provide financial support to students who are currently enrolled in a CACREP-accredited counseling master’s program, live in a rural area and commit to serving rural areas for a minimum of two years.

Five scholarships in the amount of $8,000 are available.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Applicants must be enrolled in a CACREP-accredited counseling master’s program.
  • Applicants must reside in a rural area as defined by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA).
  • Applicants must commit to applying for the National Certified Counselor (NCC) certification prior to graduation and to completing the application process.
  • Applicants must commit to providing mental health services in a rural area for at least two years.

 

To check the CACREP status of a program, search the CACREP website. Applicants may determine if they live in a qualifying area by checking the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) website.
 
The 2019 application will open October 15, 2018.
Updated eligibility requirements will be available no later than October 5, 2018.

 
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