NBCC Minority Fellowship Program for Addictions Counselors (Master’s)
- Scholarship Description
The National Board for Certified Counselors Minority Fellowship Program will administer up to 40 master’s degree-level counseling fellowships of $15,000 for addictions counseling students, plus the travel expenses to participate in other program-related trainings. Eligible applicants must demonstrate knowledge of and experience in addictions/substance abuse services to one or more of the following: underserved minority communities, child/adolescent and geriatric groups, minority communities in inner cities and rural areas, minority persons (including LGBT), or those who are veterans or are from military families. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents, not currently work for a federal agency, must be in good standing in an accredited master's-level addiction counseling program, and must commit to providing substance use disorder services to an underserved community for two years post graduation. Preference is given to minority student applicants. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.