The NBCC Foundation minority scholarship program was created to increase the number of highly skilled professional counselors providing effective services to underserved minority populations. This scholarship is available to students who commit to serving underserved minority populations after completing their master's-level counseling education.
Eligibility Requirements for Minority Scholarship Applicants:
- Be enrolled in good standing in a master's-level counseling program accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs (CACREP). Applicants must carry at least six credit hours during the current semester and have already completed at least 18 credit hours.
- Possess substantial experience with ethnically, culturally and racially diverse communities.
- Commit to providing counseling services to underserved or minority populations for at least two years after graduation.
- Commit to applying for the National Certified Counselor (NCC) credential prior to graduation.
To check the CACREP status of a program, search the CACREP website here.
The next application period will open in August.
For questions, please call 336-232-0376 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.Apply Here