School Location: The Embassy Suites Greensboro
The NCFADS Board of Directors is pleased to announce the 2013 Winter Scholarship Application.
2013 Winter School Foundation Scholarship Guidelines: The Board of the North Carolina Foundation for Alcohol and Drug Studies will be awarding 20 scholarships for the 2013 Winter School. Dates of the Winter School are: February 17-20, 2013. The amount of the award will be up to $520 depending on one’s registration option. The scholarship does not include transportation expenses, extra credits or housing. Even if you are awarded a scholarship, you still must complete the online registration process.
Application for a scholarship does not mean you are registered for the 2013 Winter School.
To apply for the NCFADS scholarship, please complete the application form.
Foundation Scholarship Criteria: Foundation scholarships will be awarded to persons in the following disciplines…
• Professionals working full-time in the treatment field
• Professionals working full-time in the areas of intervention, prevention, or education
• Retirees desiring to maintain certification status in order to work in the field on a PRN basis
• Para-professionals, substance abuse volunteers, or students working towards substance abuse certification
Applicants must complete the NCFADS Scholarship Application Form and include the following information:
• A personal statement of justification as to why the scholarship is needed
• The impact of training on your work in the field
• A statement of your career goalsAll applications must be typed or printed clearly for readability. Please include a correct email address for direct contact. Applicants must make a compelling case for needing the scholarship. This is a competitive process. You will be competing with approximately 150 others for a slot. The completed application package must be received online or by regular mail no later than October 31, 2012. Final selections of Foundation scholarship recipients will be made by the Board following the submission deadline. All Foundation scholarship applicants will be notified of their status by November 15, 2012. Persons who have received a NCFADS scholarship within the past 2 years are not eligible. Completion of the Scholarship Application does not register one for the school.