Who Can Apply: Applicants must reside in Durham, Orange, Wake, or Chatham Counties and be enrolled or planning to enroll in graduate school, a physician assistant program, or medical school. There are no limitations on age or income level. Scholarships may be used to begin a new program of study or continue a program in which the applicant is already enrolled.
The school must be accredited by the appropriate regional Association for Colleges and Schools, and the applicant must enroll within one year of the application deadline. The student need not be pursuing a degree in addictive disorders, but must show a demonstrated commitment to working with others in that field during or before graduate studies, preferably as a volunteer. Awards will be made without regard to race, creed, color, sex, age, or national origin.
Submission: Application forms must be submitted using the Foundation’s online system.
Deadline: March 15, 2016
Learn More: Shaver-Hitchings Scholarship