The study of psychology unlocks doors and windows into the human mind – the understanding of which serves as a critical facet of our growth and evolution as a species.
It’s more important than ever to increase the diversity of those studying psychology. As many in the field will go on to become valuable members of the mental health profession, the more diverse and multifaceted the field, the better we’re able to learn more about ourselves and be of service to those who need it most.
The Psychology Matters No-Essay Scholarship is meant to support and encourage diversity in the profession of psychology. This $500 award will help current or aspiring psychology majors pay their tuition or student loans.
The application deadline is Apr 16, 2022. Winners will be announced on May 16, 2022.
Award amounts per winner are designated by the donor. Check the award amount for a detailed breakdown.
The winner will be publicly announced on May 16, 2022. Prior to the announcement date, we may contact finalists with additional questions about their application. We will work with donors to review all applications according to the scholarship criteria. Winners will be chosen based on the merit of their application.
Award checks will be sent to the financial aid office of the winner's academic institution or future academic institution in their name to be applied to their tuition, and in the name of their institution (depending on the school's requirements). If the award is for a qualified educational non-tuition expense, we will work with the winner directly to distribute the award and make sure it goes towards qualified expenses.
Before we award the scholarship, the winner will be required to confirm their academic enrollment status. Depending on the circumstances, verification of Student ID and/or their most recent transcript will be required.
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Yes. The terms and conditions for this scholarship can be found here.