Alex Cares Scholarship

AC for Grieving Youth New copy    2019 NAGC Symposium

Call for Applications:
Alex Cares invites applications from graduate students interested in providing support to bereaved youth for the 2019 Scholarship Program.

Alex Cares for Grieving Youth® ( provides support, education and advocacy for grieving youth and communities across the United States. We have a demonstrated commitment to diversity, inclusion and equity, especially along lines of race and gender. Scholarship recipients will be a guest of Alex Cares from June 19 to June 22, 2019 at the NAGC’s Annual Symposium on Childhood Grief in Salt Lake City, Utah.

A round-trip airline ticket (economy fare, up to $500), conference registration, and three nights hotel to be provided. This two and one-half day educational conference runs from Thursday, June 20 to mid-day Saturday, June 22. Applicant must be a graduate student and working or volunteering with bereaved youth in some capacity.

Scholarship funds will require the following documentation and funds will be dispersed as follows:

(1) a copy of flight information and credit card receipt - required for reimbursement prior to conference.

(2) a copy of conference registration /including all course selections prior to airline reimbursement.

(3) a copy of room receipt - to be paid for by NAGC on last day of the conference upon receipt of all scholarship recipient's evaluations.

Scholarship recipient is required to sign in and out each day.

Applications for scholarships will be accepted through April 19, 2019
Decisions will be announced on or by May 10, 2019.

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