Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) September 16, 2013
The NBCC Foundation (NBCCF) is pleased to announce its 2014 scholarships for Human Services-Board Certified Practitioners (HS-BCPs) who intend to pursue a career in counseling. These scholarships are made possible by generous corporate support from the Center for Credentialing & Education (CCE).
HS-BCPs working toward a bachelor’s degree in a helping field with the intention to enter a master’s-degree program in counseling may be eligible to apply for one of two $2,000 scholarships.
HS-BCPs who are currently enrolled in a master’s-degree program accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs (CACREP) may be eligible to apply for a single $5,000 scholarship.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents, or hold legal resident status. For complete eligibility criteria or to apply, visit http://www.nbccf.org/programs. The application deadline is November 15, 2013.
About the NBCC Foundation
The NBCC Foundation is an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC), based in Greensboro, North Carolina. NBCC is the nation’s premier professional certification board devoted to credentialing counselors who meet standards for the general and specialty practices of professional counseling. Currently, there are more than 52,000 National Certified Counselors in the United States and more than 50 countries.