Scholarship Application Instructions

Before you begin your submission, you must either log in or create a new profile.
To create a profile, click the “Login” tab in the menu bar above.
Click "New User" then complete the information requested.
Please Note: This information is not linked to your AGPA profile. If you created a profile for AGPA Connect 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, or 2018 scholarships, use that login information.
Once this is completed, this tab will display as “My Profile” in the menu bar.

Please note that after 30 minutes of inactivity, you will be automatically logged out of the system and the information you entered will be lost.

To begin your application, click
"Applications" in the menu bar; then click “add new.” Important: You have to create a new application for 2023 Connect even if you have a submission for 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, or 2022 Connect. 
You will have the option to SAVE & RETURN (you can return and edit your submission) at any point during the process. When the application is finished then you can SAVE & SUBMIT. The scholarship application will be submitted when the "Save & Submit" button is clicked, at which point you will NOT be able to edit your application. 

Important to note:

A. Early Decision Scholarship Application Deadline: November 1, 2022

1. Applications submitted by the deadline will receive priority consideration including for applicable endowed scholarships.

2. Applications submitted after the deadline will be considered and will be awarded tuition support scholarships on a funds available basis; no endowed scholarship consideration is available after the deadline.

3. Applications must be submitted electronically on this website with supporting materials in word and/or PDF format.

B. Following are the application items The Group Foundation for Advancing Mental Health Scholarship Committee must be in receipt of before being considered for a scholarship:


1. Completed Scholarship Applicant Profile.

2. Current Curriculum Vitae.

3. Letter of introduction identifying your:

- Interest in and/or reasons for attending AGPA Connect

- Present and future goals with particular focus on your plans in the

area of group therapy.

4. Two personal letters of recommendation, from someone knowledgeable of your experience supporting your attendance at the Annual Meeting, preferably from an AGPA member, Affiliate Society member or a colleague or faculty member.

5. A completed AGPA Membership Application.

- Current or past AGPA members applying for a scholarship must be members in good standing to be considered for scholarship funds.

*Please note: Scholarship applicants applying for AGPA membership for the first time do not need to provide payment information. Simply close out of the membership application when asked for payment.


C. Please do not submit your application until all required items have been uploaded.  Applications missing any required documents will not be considered.

D. After we confirm receiving all required materials, you will be invited to submit your meeting registration.

Now let’s get started! Click “Login” above to create your profile.


Browse the List of Available Scholarships for 2023 here: