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There are a limited number of federal scholarships available. Download application here: Application Form (Word Doc., 61KB)

Center for Mental Health Services Application for Financial Support

Application deadline: June 14, 2010

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), through a contract with Westover Consultants, Inc. (Westover), and AFYA, Inc. (AFYA), is providing financial support to consumers of mental health services who wish to participate in Alternatives 2010 Annual Conference. The purpose of this scholarship is to foster the transformation of mental health care to focus on recovery. Please Note: To be eligible for this scholarship, a completed application must be received by U.S. Mail, postmarked on or before the deadline of June 14, 2010. NO FAXED OR E-MAILED SUBMISSIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.

Please submit the attached application to be considered for the scholarship. If you have any further questions, then please contact the following:

Jackee Williams, CMP
Senior Conference Manager
AFYA, Inc.
8101 Sandy Spring Road, Suite 301
Laurel, MD 20707

If you are going to need financial assistance to attend, the time to start looking is NOW!

You may find some ideas and resources for use in your search for funding by downloading Alternatives Funds Search (Word Doc., 43KB). We hope you find these useful.

Alternatives 2010 is funded by the US Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Services Administration