2023 - 2024 Counseling Graduate Scholarship Program Application

We are pleased to announce that the North Dakota Counseling Association Scholarship Program is available for the 2023 - 2024 school year. This program has been designed to assist individuals in completing their master's degree in counseling or other Human Development Programs.            

To be eligible for the NDCA Scholarship Program students must meet the following criteria:

  1. Be enrolled or enrolling in a graduate program in Counseling or other Human Development program (i.e. - school counseling, social work, mental health counseling, college personnel);
  2. Be a full-time student enrolled in at least six semester hours of credit applicable toward the counseling or human development degree. Internships are considered full-time; and 
  3. Attend an accredited Counseling or Human Development Program at one of the following universities:
    1. North Dakota State University
    2. University of Jamestown
    3. University of Mary
    4. University of North Dakota
    5. Minnesota State University – Moorhead.                

Your complete application packet must be postmarked by November 10, 2023. No email submissions will be accepted.

All applicants, to include the recipients of the NDCA Scholarship and the NDCA Silent Auction Scholarship, will be informed via email in late-December.      

Two $1000 scholarships will be made available to two qualifying students for the 2023 - 2024 school year.  If you are selected as the recipient, a check for $1000 will be forwarded to your program advisor and made out jointly in your name and the college's name.  Upon endorsement by both parties, the award will be credited to your account.  

Complete the application form here.