Who Choose to Help Others
AAC’s Behavioral Health
Academic Scholarship Program
In an effort to help those who are helping others, AAC is excited to offer 3 scholarships for those studying in the fields of behavioral health, counseling, psychology, social work, nursing or related sciences.
With facilities across the United States, AAC provides comprehensive, compassionate rehabilitation services for those suffering from alcohol and drug addiction along with co—occurring mental/behavioral health issues. Our CARF—accredited treatment facilities support individualized treatment plans with research-based therapies and well—appointed amenities.
AAC established these scholarship awards to provide financial assistance to college and graduate students pursuing careers in behavioral health and addiction—related studies. Students eligible for scholarships are those enrolled or will be enrolled in behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/ family therapy, or other program focusing on treating mental health and/or substance abuse issues.
$10,000 in Scholarships Being Awarded
|Award Amounts||First Place: $5,000
Second & Third Place: $2,500
|Deadline||May 31, 2016|
|Award Announcement||June 30, 2016|
|Award Date||August 26, 2016|
Open to full or part-time undergraduate or college graduate students
Must be entering or enrolled in behavioral health, nursing, counseling, psychology, social work, marriage/ family therapy, or other program focusing on treating mental health and/or substance abuse issues.
Within your chosen area of the behavioral sciences, discuss the direction the field is heading in by looking at both encouraging and problematic trends. Discussion should include your suggestions for how to address or stem the problematic trends.
Fill out the online scholarship application form below and our AAC selection committee will select the three essays.
American Addiction Centers
AAC Scholarship Director
200 Powell Pl
Brentwood, TN 37207
AAC’s Behavioral Health Academic Scholarship Will Accept Applications Beginning October 21, 2015Terms and Conditions
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