Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery is offering, twice annually, a $1,000 Recovery Workforce Development Scholarship for career-minded individuals in the Mental Health, Alcohol or Drug workforce, as well as individuals in recovery seeking to advance their education in a MH/AoD related field.
Applicants must be either an employee of a not-for-profit behavioral health organization located in Stark County, Ohio, OR 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. Funding will be available from the Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery Charitable Fund held at Stark Community Foundation.
Workforce Development Scholarship
Application form closed April 13.
The Workforce Development Scholarship is offered to current workforce to extend their training and education in the Mental Health, Alcohol or Drug field. This scholarship is awarded at the Annual Conference of Stark County Mental Health & Addiction Recovery. Scholarship applications from eligible applicants, with required narrative, should be submitted online. Only complete applications will be accepted.
Recovery Workforce Scholarship
Application open August 1-24
If you have any questions about the scholarship or application, please contact Emily Provance, Resource Development Coordinator at 330-430-3948 or Emily.Provance@StarkMHAR.org.