2024 IMHCA Foundation Scholarships

IMHCA Foundation Scholarship Application 2024

Applications are not yet open for 2024.

The IMHCA Foundation is a non-profit 501c(3) Charitable Organization dedicated to decreasing the stigma of mental health, supporting those in the field of mental health, and educating the public about mental health.


In an effort to support their mission, the IMHCA Foundation is assisting those pursuing graduate school in the field of mental health! The Foundation has been hard at work this year fund raising and we have been able to increase the amount of scholarships awarded.

Academic scholarships are awarded annually to a limited number of IMHCA members.

Requirements for the Academic Scholarship:

  • Must be a current member of IMHCA. Preference will be given to those in a mental health counseling program and to those who reside or work in Iowa.
  • Complete application by the appropriate date (December 30, 2023).
  • Provide one letter of recommendation from a graduate level professor within your academic program.
  • Provide a current resume or CV.
  • Include a letter of interest (written by the student) including: a description of future career goals, current experience/activities/accomplishments in the field of mental health, and what you feel that you will gain from being a member of the Iowa Mental Health Counselors Association.