Arnetha Venetta Austin Bishop was committed to supporting providers and community members working to raise mental health awareness.
She was an advocate for making mental health services available to all. As a way to honor her dedication to the field, the Arnetha V. Bishop Memorial Scholarship will support the next generation of mental health professionals. The scholarship will help students pursuing degrees in psychology, psychiatric nursing, social work, marriage and family therapy, and other fields dedicated to providing mental health services.
Marginalized BIPOC undergraduate and graduate students, including those who identify as LGBTQIA+, with a GPA of 2.5 or higher are eligible to apply if they are pursuing a career in the mental health field.
To apply, tell us about yourself and your plan to make an impact on your community through your mental health career.