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SCHOLARSHIP / FINANCIAL AID

Scholarships-Rehabilitation Service Administration Grant

The Clinical Rehabilitation and Counseling Program has a long-term training grant funded by the Rehabilitation Services Administration under the U.S. Department of Education. This grant provides for a limited number of scholarships (tuition and a stipend) for individuals who agree to work for the state-federal vocational rehabilitation program or a related program for two years for each year in which a scholarship is received. Priority recipients for scholarships are as follows: individuals with disabilities, individuals from minority groups, full-time students. Students must be fully admitted to the graduate program in order to be considered for a scholarship.

RSA Scholar Manual (You will need a PDF viewer, such as the FREE Adobe Acrobat Reader to view this document.)

*There is a cost of education budget for each student and by Federal Regulations; the university cannot exceed this budget. It is imperative that each student notify the financial aid office if they are receiving additional funding once they have received their award letter. The scholarship award might affect your Federal Financial Aid and our office must adjust the financial aid award offer. This might include deleting an already awarded program or reducing the dollar amount offered.

Financial Aid

Upon acceptance to the LSUHSC MHSRC programs, students will receive a packet of information from the School of Allied Health’s Student Affairs Office. This packet will include information on Financial Aid and Residence Hall options.

To learn more about Financial Aid options, contact 504-568-4820 or visit the Financial Aid website.

To learn more about the LSUHSC Residence Hall, click here.

Departmental Awards

Faculty Award

This award is given to the student in the MHSRC program who strives for excellence in professionalism, clinical skills and scholastic achievements. The award is given out at the annual School of Allied Health Professions Honors night. The recipient receives an engraved plaque.

Research Award

This award is given to the student in the MHSRC program who excelled in the area of scholarly activity and went beyond the course requirements. Recipients in the past have typically either published or presented nationally or locally during their graduate studies. The award is given out at the annual School of Allied Health Professions Honors night. The recipient receives an engraved plaque.