Applications are due on November 8, 2017!


Application statement: Applicants must submit 1-2 page statement (single-spaced) describing the following:

  • your interest in working in behavioral health 
  • leadership potential
  • experience in and commitment to diverse communities, including rural, medically underserved, and vulnerable populations
  • appropriateness of your advanced field education placement (please describe the behavioral health learning activities in your advanced practicum)

The NLBHP Application Review Committee will evaluate these areas:

  • Match of the field education site with the objectives of the NLBHP training grant
  • Student’s commitment to working in behavioral health 
  • Leadership potential
  • Experience in and commitment to working with diverse communities
  • Academic strengths
  • Strength of letter of recommendation from employer or field supervisor 

Please upload ALL of the required documents below. Documents must be a PDF (.pdf) file.

Before uploading, rename each file using the “LASTNAME_document.pdf” formats shown below.

  1. Application Statement
    File name example: “SMITH_ApplicationStatement.pdf”
  2. Resume
    File Name example: “SMITH_Resume.pdf”
  3. * Letter of Recommendation from employer or field education instructor   (*Recommender can also submit directly via email to
    File Name example: “SMITH_LetterRecommendation.pdf”
  4. Unofficial Transcript
    File name example: “SMITH_UnofficialTranscript.pdf”