Scholarships open to students who have battled mental health conditions, such as depression, anxiety disorder, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
Frederick J. Krause Scholarship on Health and Disability
Sponsor: American Association on Health and Disability
Closing Date: November 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to college sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are enrolled full-time and have a disability as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act. Preference will be given to students majoring in public health, disability studies, health promotion or a field related to disability and health.
Google Lime Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Lime Connect
Amount: Up to $10,000
Closing Date: December 5, 2019
Description: Applicant must be a current undergraduate or graduate student with a documented disability. Applicant must also be pursuing a degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related technical field.
Depression Treatment Education Scholarship
Sponsor: Paradigm Malibu
Closing Date: December 15, 2019
Description: Scholarship is open to current college students. Applicant must submit an essay about their education goals, plans after graduation, and why they deserve the scholarship.
Baer Reintegration Scholarship
Sponsor: The Center for Reintegration
Closing Date: January 17, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who will be attending during the 2020-2021 academic year and have been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder.
JC Runyon Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: JC Runyon Foundation
Closing Date: March 6, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current undergraduate students who have completed at least one inpatient stay in an accredited psychiatric facility, substance abuse center, or similar behavioral health treatment center. In addition to the nationwide scholarship, there is a scholarship open to females who are Tennessee or Midsouth (North Mississippi, East Arkansas) residents who have been treated for suicidal ideation/attempt.
Dollars 4 Tic Scholars College Scholarship
Sponsor: Kelsey B. Diamantis TS Scholarship Family Foundation
Closing Date: April 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and current undergraduate students who have Chronic Tic Disorder or Tourette’s Syndrome.