National Association of School Psychologists is offering scholarship program for graduate full time or part time minority student in Psychology, Maryland, 2013
Scholarship Program: NASP-ERT Minority Scholarship Program (MSP) for Graduate Training in School Psychology
Type of Award: Scholarship
Nationality: Scholarship is open for U.S. citizens only.
Employer: This scholarship program is funded by National Association of School Psychologists.
Level of study: This scholarship is available for graduate students.
Subject(s): Scholarship in the field of Psychology.
Duration: NASP-ERT Minority Scholarship Program (MSP) for Graduate Training in School Psychology program is awarded annually.
Number of awards: This scholarship program will award minimum one award.
Am I eligible? 1) Be a full-time or part-time minority student (http://www.nasponline.org/about_nasp/Ethnic-Definitions.aspx)
2) Be a United States citizen.
3) Be enrolled in or accepted for enrollment in a school psychology program that is NASP-approved (http://www.nasponline.org/certification/NASPapproved.aspx) and/or located in an institution that is accredited by the appropriate institutional regional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, with the aim of becoming a practicing School Psychologist.
4) Have a minimum cumulative overall GPA of 3.0.
5) Be a NASP member (http://www.nasponline.org/membership/index.aspx) .
How do I apply? Interested students can apply for this Scholarship program online.
What does it cover? The Program annually awards a minimum of one $5,000 scholarship to a chosen minority graduate student.
Scholarship Description: The NASP-ERT MSP was established in 1995 to ease financial barriers facing some minority graduate students embarking on a Specialist Degree (or equivalent) in School Psychology. One important goal of the Program is for each scholar receiving the award to enter the school community as a practicing school psychologist following graduation.
Application closing date: Scholarship application deadline for this program is 15 October, 2012.