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Promises Treatment Centers – Offering 3 scholarships ranging from $1000-$6000 to students who have been affected by mental illness. Students of all majors are invited to submit an essay answering this question: “How has addiction or mental illness affected you or someone you love?”
DRK Attorneys Mental Illness Scholarship – Offering a $1000 scholarship to a student currently accepted or enrolled in a U.S. college or university who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and is will to share their story. The goal of this scholarship is to show those with mental health issues that they have options. Support someone who has struggled with mental health issues but has found a way to manage it and overcome those struggles. Shine some light on mental health and the difficulties that its victims manage on a daily basis.
Jerry Greenspan Student Voice of Mental Health Award – an annual award honoring a student who is reducing prejudice around mental illness, raising awareness of mental health issues on campus, and encouraging help-seeking among their peers. It was established in 2008 through a contribution made by Carol Ullman and the late Joseph Greenspan, in memory of their son, Jerry Greenspan. This award is designed to encourage dialogue about mental health on campuses, reduce prejudice around emotional disorders, and raise visibility of the outstanding students who are tackling these issues at schools across the country. Award: $3000 cash award, Recognition on The Jed Foundation’s website, a trip to New York to attend JED’s Annual Gala.
JC Runyon Foundation Moving Forward Scholarship – Open to undergraduate students with behavioral health disorders including but not limited to depression, bipolar, schizophrenia, emotional and PTSD.
Paradigm Malibu $1000 Annual Depression Treatment Education Scholarship – Open to any student currently enrolled in an accredited college.
Buckfire & Buckfire P.C., Disability Scholarship – For those with mental or psychiatric disorders including depression but also applicable to people with other disabilities or medical conditions.
Baer Reintegration Scholarship – For those affected by schizophrenia or bipolar disorder
The Charles A. Olayinka Scholarhip – For those affected by bipolar disorder.
Bi-Polar Lives Scholarship – For those affected by bipolar disorder. Scholarships are currently suspended but check their website for upcoming opportunities: