About the Predoctoral Fellowship in Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services

Funded by a grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), the MFP has created the Predoctoral MHSAS fellowship to support the training of practitioners and policy makers in behavioral health services. This fellowship program is designed for students in clinical, counseling, and school psychology, and other related careers.

Sponsor: Minority Fellowship Program


For more information, please see the Frequently Asked Questions.

  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident or non-citizen nationals are eligible
  • Strong commitment to a career in ethnic minority behavioral health services or policy
  • Enrolled full-time in an APA-accredited doctoral program for the fall term immediately following the application deadline
  • No fellowship support is available during a student's internship year
  • African Americans, Alaska Natives, American Indians, Asian Americans, Hispanics/Latinos, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders are especially encouraged to apply
How to Apply
Past Recipients

View previous awardees for this fellowship.