The American Psychiatric Foundation is now accepting applications from community organizations, schools, and school districts to apply to implement the Typical or Troubled?® program in middle and high schools. The deadline is March 31st, so you will need to get on it!
Applicants can apply to implement the Typical or Troubled?® and/or Típico o Problemático?® programs at high schools and middle schools in their community.
Standard grant support is as follows:
- For implementation in two to four high schools - Grant in the amount of $500 - $1,000
- For implementation in five or more high schools - Grant in the amount of $1,000 - $2,000
- All online applications must be completed by March 31, 2015.
- Click here for a more detailed description of the grant program and implementation timelines.
How to apply
Applications must be submitted online (click here for the online application). Those received by mail, email, or fax will not be accepted or reviewed.
Applications for a standard grant must be identified as one of our three national partner organizations: American School Counselor Association; School Social Worker Association of America; the University of Maryland - CFR.
Applicants who are not affiliated with one of these organizations listed may choose one of the three organizations during the application process.
Many questions about the grant program are addressed in the Frequently Asked Questions. Additionally, there is still space available in a two-hour webinar designed to answer applicants' questions on March 11at 3:30pm (eastern). Space for this informational webinar is limited so make sure you RSVP here:
If you have additional questions, please contact the American Psychiatric Foundation.