A $500 award will be given to a student pursuing a health-related degree program. Areas of study that will be considered include, but are not limited to, counseling, social work, emergency medicine, pre-med, nursing, psychology (with a focus on addiction counseling or a substance-abuse related field). In order to be eligible, students must meet the following criteria: U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident; enrolled or accepted in an accredited college or university and plan to continue enrollment; graduating high school seniors who meet the above criteria are encouraged to apply; consent to a talent release, and will provide a digital photograph and quote for display on ARS websites if notified as the winner. Selection will be based upon completed of application, originality (20%), creativity (20%), writing skills (20%), inspiration (20%), and demonstrated interest in addiction treatment and recovery (20%). The winner will be notified following the deadline and the award will be credited to the student's school. Certain information must be provided by the student to The Recovery Village in order for the school to receive the funds.

Award Information

Award Amount
$1 - $1,000
Number of Awards
1 - 2
Application Deadline
June 30
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
None specified
None specified
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
Dental Health/Services, Nursing, Occupational Safety and Health, Public Health, Psychology, Public Policy and Administration, Therapy/Rehabilitation
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor


The Recovery Village
633 Umatilla Blvd.
City, State, Zip
Umatilla, FL , 32784
(352) 771-2700

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