|Title:||2018 NBCCF Military Scholarship|
|Application Deadline:||October 31, 2017|
The NBCC Foundation is pleased to announce the 2018 military scholarships for service members, veterans and their spouses pursuing a career in professional counseling. The military scholarship was created to increase the number of counselors available to serve military personnel and families.
These scholarships provide financial support to students who are currently enrolled in a CACREP-accredited, master’s-level counseling program; are active duty, have served in the military within the past five years or are a military spouse; and who commit to serve military personnel for a minimum of two years.
Five scholarships in the amount of $8,000 are available.
- Applicants must be enrolled in a CACREP-accredited counseling master’s program.
- Applicants must be former or current active-duty U.S. military service members or spouses of a military service member whose service was within the past five years. Veterans must have served in the military within the past five years and have received an honorable discharge.
- 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 to service members and/or veterans for at least two years.
To check the CACREP status of a program, search the CACREP website.
Updated eligibility requirements will be available no later than October 5, 2018.