Diversity Enhancement Scholarship
The Addiction Counseling Program is pleased to announce that we have a new Diversity Enhancement Scholarship for students admitted to the Addiction Studies Program. If you are African American, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian or Pacific Islander or multiracial you may qualify for application. Based on grant requirements, preference will be given to African American students.
Recipients of the scholarship will be awarded for the current academic year. They will receive funds on a term-by-term basis to cover the cost of their tuition and fees to for classes that are required to earn the Addiction Studies Certificate. If additional funds remain, students may also qualify to receive scholarship funds towards their Associates Degree. Books for AD classes will also be available for checkout. The scholarship closes June 2019.
In order to be considered for this scholarship students are required to:
- Be admitted into the Addiction Counseling program.
- Self-identify as African American, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian or Pacific Islander or multiracial.
- Complete an application for the scholarship program on time
- Have a GPA of 2.5 or better.
Scholarship recipients are required to:
- Follow an approved academic plan filed with the Program Advisor, Karen Henry (firstname.lastname@example.org, 971-722-5427),
- Attend scheduled support meetings as directed by the Retention Coordinator, Kelly Fitzpatrick (email@example.com).
- Maintain a 2.5 GPA and earn a C or better in all AD courses.
We are no longer accepting applications for the scholarship at this time. Please check back in March for updates.