John F. Kennedy Young Democrat Award
Award Amount: $500
Application Deadline: Sunday, March 15, 2015
Sponsor: Coronado Democratic Club
Applicants are asked to write an essay on each of the following questions:
- How are you currently involved in the political process?
- Why do you consider yourself a Democrat?
- Discuss two issues that are important to you, including how you think the Democratic Party should stand on those issues.
Finalists will be contacted for a personal interview. Click here to access the application.
Behavioral Health Academic Scholarship
Award Amount: 1st place - $5,000; 2nd place - $2,500; 3rd place - $2,500
Application Deadline: Sunday, May 31, 2015
Sponsor: American Addiction Centers
American Addiction Centers, a national leader in addiction treatment, is offering $10,000 in scholarships for those majoring in behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/family therapy, or other program focusing on treating mental health and/or substance abuse issues.
Eligibility: High school graduate by summer 2015, current full- or part-time undergraduate and graduate students entering or enrolled in behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/family therapy, or other program focusing on treating mental health and/or substance abuse issues. Must be US Citizen.
Requirements: Submit application form with essay “Why are you interested in pursuing a career in behavioral sciences??” (800 words max.) by May 31, 2015. Application forms can be found at http://americanaddictioncenters.org/behavioral-health-academic-scholarship/