The Addiction Workforce Promotion Scholarship Application
(Awarded by the Montclair State University Foundation)

Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 20, 2024 @ 4:30pm EST


  • Applicants must have completed at least 3 credits in the Master of Arts program in Counseling with a concentration in Addictions Counseling at Montclair State University.
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled (full or part time) in the Master of Arts program in Counseling with a concentration in Addictions Counseling.
  • This scholarship is not applicable for students in the Student Assistance Coordinator (SAC) Certificate Program.
  • Applicant must be a New Jersey Resident with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and demonstrated financial need (to be discussed in application).
  • Recipients must be enrolled in the Master of Arts program in Counseling in the Fall 2024 term to receive tuition award.
* Graduate Assistants are not eligible to receive the Addiction Workforce Promotion Scholarship. If a student accepts a graduate assistantship, the student is not eligible for any other University or Montclair State University Foundation scholarship which offers a financial award.

All questions are required.

Application Year:2024
Student ID Number:
First Name:
Middle Initial:
Last Name:
Street Address:
Zip Code:
Telephone Number:
Gender: M     F
Country of Citizenship:
E-mail Address:
Program of Study:
Anticipated Enrollment: Full-time (9 or more credits)     Part-time (less than 9 credits)
Please provide an in depth essay (2 page minimum) addressing the following:
  • Your interest/experience in the field of addictions counseling
  • The way this award will assist your studies
  • A description of your financial need
If selected as a recipient, how would this award benefit your studies in this program?