ACLS Certification Institute Medical School Scholarship
Deadline: 30 November 2017
Award Amount: $2,500
Number of Awards: 1
Deadline: November 30, 2017
Winner Announcement: December 2017
The ACLS Certification Institute is happy to announce its mental health awareness program as Medical School Scholarship for medical, nursing, and dental school students. The program is open to students who are currently enrolled or accepted to medical school, dental school, or nursing school, and who is a legal resident of and currently living in the United States. The goal of the program is drawing awareness to the reality of mental illness, improving student wellness, and removing the stigma around mental health treatment.
Founded in 2010, ACLS Certification Institute is the largest online provider of emergency life support certification training. Thousands of healthcare professionals have successfully earned and maintained their certifications through their programs.
- Students who are currently enrolled or accepted to medical school, dental school, or nursing school
- Student must be a legal resident of and currently live in the United States
- Winner is not based on financial need
- Relatives of employees and employees of ACLS Certification Institute and its affiliates are ineligible
Instructions for Applying:
In order to apply, the applicant can submit an online application after submitting video and Share the scholarship page on Facebook with the hashtag #mentalhealthscholarship.
- Then complete the application including the student survey through the given link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSchvq67pd0V4TqtsPzqB_gZmFP4CBrIIE-Iqy3CBk-SHb9tfA/viewform?usp=sf_link
Before completion of the application form, the student must submit a video:
- Post a video creatively responding to the following prompt: How would you improve mental health awareness? ie: a system you would change, a service/program that would be helpful
- Videos should be 30 – 45 second in length
- Upload the video to YouTube and submit the link with your application
- Each video should include a brief description with a link to https://acls.com/scholarship and the hashtag #mentalhealthscholarship
- Each video must be original
One (1) winning applicant will receive a $2,500 scholarship. Award money is to be applied to cover winner’s educational expenses in medical, dental, or nursing school.
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