Violet and Cyril Franks Scholarship

The application for Violet and Cyril Franks Scholarship for 2017 session are now accepted. This scholarship supports research in stigma related to mental illness. Up to $5,000 will be awarded to the winners of this scholarship. Please submit your application no later than 15 May 2017

Scholarship Description
The American Psychological Foundation annually sponsors APF Violet and Cyril Franks Scholarship. The scholarship is made possible by the generosity of Drs. Violet and Cyril Franks. It supports graduate-level scholarly projects that use a psychological perspective to help understand and reduce stigma associated with mental illness. The scholarship helps address research which shows that stigma is a significant barrier to treatment and recovery for many of the 50 million Americans living with mental illness.

Scholarship Value
The selected applicants may expect to receive up to $5,000

Level and Area of Studies
Graduate level in psychological studies

Place of Study
In the United States of America

Eligibility and Criteria
In order to be eligible to this scholarship candidates must be:

  • Full-time graduate student.
  • Good standing at an accredited university.
  • Demonstrated commitment to stigma issues.
  • IRB approval must be received from host institution before funding can be awarded if human participants are involved.

Applicants’ Nationality
U.S students may apply this scholarship

Sponsored Links

Application Instruction
To apply this Violet and Cyril Franks Scholarship, you must provide the following compulsory documents:

  • Description of proposed project to include goal, relevant background, target population, methods, and anticipated outcomes (format: 5 pages; 1-inch margins, no smaller than 11-point font).
  • Budget.
  • CV.
  • Letter of recommendation from faculty advisor.

Submission Deadline
15 May 2017

Website and Application Link

Share this...:-)Share on FacebookTweet about this on TwitterEmail this to someoneShare on Google+Share on LinkedInShare on StumbleUponPin on Pinterest

Disclaimer: This is NOT the official scholarship page. This is only a one-page summarized listing of the scholarship. While we endeavor to keep the information up to date and correct, information may change at any time without notice. For complete and updated information, please always refer to the official website of the scholarship provider. Any reliance you place on information from scholarshipdesk.com is strictly at your own risk. Please read our full Disclaimer for more information.

Top
error: Content is protected !!