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Competition Details

National Board for Certified Counselors Minority Fellowship Program

Fellowship Website

Offers financial support to master's and doctoral counseling students.

The NBCC MFP will help ensure that the behavioral health needs of all Americans are met, regardless of language or culture, thereby reducing health disparities and improving overall community health and well-being. By strategically promoting and providing fellowships to master’s and doctoral-level counseling students, the NBCC MFP strengthens the infrastructure that engages diverse individuals in counseling and increases the number of professional counselors providing effective, culturally competent services to underserved populations.

Award Value

Offers between $5,000 and $20,000 for tuition, depending upon degree level.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled, Masters, Doctoral

Minimum Grade Point Average


US Citizen, Permanent Resident
Campus Nomination Required No
Year of Study Funded Masters, Doctoral
Academic Areas: Health Sciences
Areas of Interest: Underrepresented populations
Language Funding No
Location Domestic

Be sure to consult the competition website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


NBCC MFP Electronic Deadline
Sunday, December 15, 2019

Last updated: May 31, 2019

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