2015 Clark Scholarship
Award Amount: $5350
Application Deadline: Tuesday, December 15, 2015
Sponsor: International Gem Society
The International Gem Society (IGS) was founded by Donald Clark, with the mission to improve people's access to information about the field of gemology.
Eligibility: Any student enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at any time during the calendar year 2015 at any accredited American college, university or trade school.
Requirements: Submit a 1000 word essay on the following question: “In your opinion, what are the three most important scientific concepts underlying the study of gemology?" More in formation and application can be found at http://www.gemsociety.org/scholarships/
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/