The Ruth Fox Memorial Endowment Fund helps physicians-in-training learn about the diagnosis and treatment of substance use disorders. Recipients participate in the Society’s Annual Conference and receive a three-year membership and discounts on ASAM courses and published texts.
The Melanie Foundation’s mission is to foster support for mental health issues. This $2,500 scholarship is awarded to students pursuing a doctoral or master’s degree in the mental health field.
The APF Violet and Cyril Franks Scholarship supports graduate-level scholarly projects that use a psychological perspective to help understand and reduce the stigma associated with mental illness. The amount of the scholarship is $5,000.
The NBCC Foundation offers fellowships and scholarships for graduate students in counseling, training awards to individuals earning the BCC certification, and professional development awards to CCE credential holders. There are numerous scholarships and fellowships available. Applicants must show a commitment to underserved communities, including minority, rural or military communities.
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) offer competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. Scholarship recipients are required to complete a 10-week summer laboratory experience and are subsequently employed by the NIH.
The California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists Educational Foundation offers several scholarships and a grant for deserving candidates. Candidates may only apply to one scholarship or grant that is most appropriate to their work or studies.
Students and working professionals can find research funding, scholarships, honors and awards from the APA and other psychology-related organizations. Searches can also be narrowed by recipient type, topic, sponsor or award type.