The military scholarship was created to increase the number of counselors available to serve military personnel and families suffering from a shortage of available mental health professionals. The NBCC Foundation is pleased to announce the military scholarships for service members veterans and their spouses pursuing a career in professional counseling. These scholarships provide financial support to students who are currently enrolled in a CACREP-accredited masters level counseling program; are active duty have served in the military within the past five years or are a military spouse; and who commit to serving military personnel for a minimum of two years.
Five scholarships in the amount of $8000 are available. Must be enrolled in a CACREP-accredited counseling master's program-Must be former or current active-duty U.S. military service members or spouses of a military service member whose service was within the past five years. Veterans must have served in the military within the past five years and have received an honorable discharge-Must commit to applying for the National Certified Counselor (NCC) certification prior to graduation and to completing the application process-Must commit to providing mental health services to service members and/or veterans For more information or to apply please visit the scholarship provider's website.