The National Association of School Psychologists is presenting to you a NASP-ERT Minority Scholarship Program 2022 to provide financial support to the full-time and part-time minority students. The NASP-ERT Minority Scholarship Program (NASP-ERT MSP) was established in 1995 to support the graduate training of minority students pursuing careers in school psychology. The Program seeks to lower financial barriers to training and to highlight the accomplishments of promising future professionals. It advances NASP’s commitment to diversity in the field of school psychology by supporting culturally diverse graduate students who will eventually provide school-based services to diverse student populations.
To be eligible for the following scholarship program, the candidate must be enrolled in or accepted for enrollment in a school psychology program that is NASP-approved and/or located in an institution that is accredited by the appropriate institutional regional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, to become a practicing School Psychologist. Upon receipt of the award, the Program works to mentor and encourage each scholar as they progress from graduate student to practicing school psychologist. The Program annually awards scholarships of $5,000 each to selected scholars. The award is announced at the NASP Annual Convention following the scholarship deadline.
The National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) is a professional association representing more than 25,000 school psychologists, graduate students, and related professionals throughout the United States and an additional 25 countries worldwide. As the world’s largest organization of school psychologists, NASP works to advance effective practices to improve students’ learning, behavior, and mental health. Their vision is that all children and youth thrive in school, at home, and throughout life.
Following is the brief description of the following scholarship:
|Organization||National Association of School Psychologists|
|Education Level||Graduate students|
|Number of Awards||Not defined|
|Contest Deadline||October 29, 2021|
|Application Fees||Not required|
Who is Eligible?
Following are the eligibility requirements for the following scholarship contest:
- Be a full-time or part-time minority student
- Be a United States citizen
- Be in good academic standing
- Have a minimum cumulative overall GPA of 3.0
- Be a NASP member
- Students enrolled in doctoral programs will not be considered for this scholarship award.
- Only those students enrolled in specialist level (or equivalent) school psychology training programs will be considered.
How to Apply?
To participate in the following scholarship, the interested individuals are required to fill out the application form given on the scholarship portal and submit it there only.
The applications submitted by you will be reviewed and judged by the selection committee and out of all, the most deserving candidates will be selected as the winners of the following scholarship. The winners will be awarded a one-time scholarship amount of up to $5,000.
The deadline for the application submission for the following contest is October 29, 2021. No applications will be considered after this date.