Workforce Scholarships

The StarkMHAR scholarship program, funded through a charitable fund at Stark Community Foundation, provides two $1,000 scholarships annually—the Spring Workforce Development Scholarship and the Fall Recovery Workforce Scholarship.

Workforce Development Scholarship

The Workforce Development Scholarship is offered to current workforce to extend their training and education in the Mental Health, Alcohol or Drug field. Applicants must be an employee of a not-for-profit behavioral health organization located in Stark County. Scholarship applications from eligible applicants, with required narrative, should be submitted online. Application form open through April 26, 2021.

Workforce Development Scholarship Application, Spring 2021
Home or mobile
Limited to 150 words.
Limited to 150 words.
Address topics such as professional or personal goals, previous experience(s) and unique financial circumstances. Limited to 300 words.
Sending

Recovery Workforce Scholarship

This scholarship is offered to individuals in recovery seeking to advance their education in a Mental Health, Alcohol or Drug related field. Applicants must be a Stark County resident with lived experience interested in working in the behavioral health field and advancing their education through enrollment in an accredited vocational, technical or college program. Scholarship applications from eligible applicants, with required narrative, should be submitted online. Only complete applications will be accepted.
Application form closed July 10, 2020.


If you have any questions about the scholarship or application, please contact Carrie Long, Manager of Resource Development, at 330-430-3933 or Carrie.Long@StarkMHAR.org.