The Bold.org Platform is notifying a scholarship program based on Mental Health Awareness and funded by Reyna Perry. The program is for high school seniors and is located in Ohio. The program welcomes students of any field of study which has battled with mental health, has a loved one who has in the past or currently is experiencing mental health concerns, or is interested in pursuing a field that will support mental healthcare through practice or research such as psychiatry, neuroscience, doctor, psychology, etc. People often talk about mental health and hesitate to accept their condition in fear of society’s unacceptance. The program is a step that has been taken to provide an opportunity to normalize conversation and dialogue around mental health.
Those applicants applying for this program will get selected based on their essay where they will share their experience with mental health influenced their beliefs, relationships, and career aspirations? And other points, their ambition, and the impact they leave through their application and objectives. Among all the applicants, one applicant will get a chance to receive a scholarship amount of $500, which will be used in fulfilling the education-related expenses at a better level. This will help them to normalize Mental Healthcare and talk about it.
Bold.org is a platform where people can contribute their donations and sponsor scholarships for students to help them pursue their education and achieve their goals. This scholarship’s mission is to help those who have been impacted by mental health illnesses and to destigmatize talking about mental health.
Below table below displays brief information about this program:
|Organization||Reyna Perry & Bold.org|
|Education Level||High school seniors|
|Number of Awards||1|
|Contest Deadline||May 25, 2022|
Who Is Eligible?
- The applicant must be a high school senior located in Ohio.
- Students who have battled with mental health have a loved one who has in the past or currently is experiencing mental health concerns or is interested in pursuing a field that will support mental healthcare through practice or research such as psychiatry, neuroscience, doctor, psychology, etc.
How to Apply?
Students who consider themselves eligible for this program should get themselves registered by creating an account on the Bold.org platform if they are a new user to it, and those who already have an account can log in using credentials. Students need to answer some questions before they start applying, and after that, they must fill out the application form and provide their proper details. Applicants must write an essay sharing their experience with mental health that influenced their beliefs, relationships, and career aspirations, how has mental health impacted them or their loved ones, also should describe how important is mental health to them. Interested applicants should click on the below link to access the application.
Applicants will be judged on their essay, ambition towards their future, and the impact they will leave on society. One selected applicant will get eligible for the award and receive an award amount of $500, which will be used towards their education. Students who wish to take education in any field will be supported through this scholarship program to pursue their education and achieve their educational and career objectives and goals. The program will give them a chance to share their experience in Mental Healthcare. Also, they will be able to bring awareness to people who don’t talk about it and normalize it so that people battling against it will get encouraged to accept their mental health condition and overcome it.
Applicants interested in taking part in this program should complete their application process and submit it no later than May 25, 2022, as those who cross this date will not be able to submit their applications.