Academic scholarships are awarded annually to a limited number of IMHCA members. In 2018, two $1000 academic scholarships were awarded to a graduate student member. For 2019, the IMHCA Foundation will be awarding 4 $500 scholarships.

Requirements for the Academic Scholarship:

  • Must be a current member of IMHCA.
  • Complete application by the appropriate date (May 3, 2019).
  • Provide one letter of recommendation from a graduate level professor within your academic program.
  • Include a letter of interest (written by the student) including a description of future career goals and what you feel that you will gain from being a part of a professional organization, particularly the Iowa Mental Health Counselors Association. Please also include activities or accomplishments in the mental health field.

To apply, fill out the form below and attach a letter of interest and a letter of recommendation, or download the word document at the bottom of this page and mail it to the address listed on the application document.

Scholarship Application

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