Mississippi Psychology Apprenticeship Program

Scholarship Description

The Mississippi Psychology Apprenticeship Program, administered by the Board of Trustees in conjunction with the Biloxi, Mississippi Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, offers a stipend/apprenticeship program to Mississippi residents studying in the field of psychology.  General objectives are to encourage students to pursue health professions in the field of psychology, to expose students to the professional practice of psychology in a Veterans Affairs Medical Center setting and to enhance graduate education in psychology through research and applied experience.  The Program is a summer training program, not to exceed three months.  Special consideration will be given to economically disadvantaged, educationall disadvantaged and/or socially disadvantaged applicants.  - Current legal Mississippi resident - Enrolled full time as an undergraduate or graduate student in   Psychology at one of Mississippi’s accredited colleges or universities - Cumulative college grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0   scale - Letter of recommendation from an instructor in the Department of   Psychology at the Mississippi accredited college or university where   the student is currently enrolled.

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: Varies

Min Award: 500

Max Award: 1000

Deadline: 2018-04-01


Sponsoring Organization Mississippi Office of State Student Financial Aid
3825 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, MS 392116453

Contact Person: Apprenticeship Program

Phone: 601-432-6997

Fax: 601-432-6527