The Melanie Foundation Scholarship

$2,500

March 06, 2019

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Melanie Foundation Scholarship is awarded to a candidate pursuing a doctoral or master's degree in the mental health field.

    Eligibility:
    -Currently enrolled or accepted into a graduate program majoring in the mental health field in the United States
    -Programs must be accredited by the credentialing agency appropriate to the field of study
    -Provide evidence of past involvement in extracurricular, volunteer, research, and/or career-related activities
    -Demonstrate experience and interest in one or more of the ideals to which Melanie Merola O’Donnell committed herself

    The scholarship will be awarded to a candidate for one year. Candidates may reapply for additional years. Scholarship recipients will be personally notified and publicly announced in June. All other applicants will be notified electronically.
  • Contact
  • Colleen Sanita
  • 245 Washington St.
  • #4666
  • Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
  • melaniescholarship@live.com
  • 518-928-4623

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gregg r  on 3/6/2018 6:11:19 PM

Ms. Sanita: My name is Gregg Ramsdell and a retired member from the US Army. For the past 31 years I have seen those around me and as I rose through the ranks, those who I have commanded. I am in need for a scholarship for the use in Psychology with a focus on PTSD. I am a 100 percent service connected disabled with multiple combat tours. I feel I can really assist the younger soldiers, law enforcement and other servants in understanding this affliction and be able to live like normal. I am retired from the military and wanting to advance my studies. Ma'am, I am inquiring about the scholarship and feel I can be a valuable asset to our young hero's. Thank you for your consideration. Gregg Ramsdell, US Army Ret'd

SALLY N  on 7/16/2015 5:08:42 AM

My name is Sally Njaga from Kenya,and l seriously need a scholarship to study an online Masters degree on Psychology. I am already accepted to join classes on 31st August 2015 at Walden University MD. and l do not have funds to pay for the education. I am therefore requesting for a scholarship. I am a retired person and my income cannot pay for this education. After l am educated l want to work as a volunteers in behavior change in my community. Please I seriously need to be educated for this noble task. I have a degree in Theology. Please help.

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