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Mental Health Research Fellowship

Sponsored by: American Psychological Association

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident who is enrolled in a full-time doctoral program. Applicant must be a member of an ethnic minority group (including but not limited to African-American, Alaskan Native, American Indian, Asian-American, Hispanic, or Pacific Islander) and/or demonstrate a commitment to a research career related to ethnic minority populations. Applicants who specialize in developmental, physiological, experimental, social, industrial, or educational psychology or plan careers in research are encouraged to apply. Applicant must submit an essay, three references, transcripts, and GRE scores.


Application Deadline January 15
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Fellowship
Number of Applications 100
Required areas of study Psychology
Awarded every year? yes
Recipient must reapply for renewal by completing a progress report.
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no



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Contact Information

Kim J. Nickerson, Ph.D.
Assistant Director
American Psychological Association
United States

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