American Psychological Association Minority Fellowship Program
Welcome to the APA Minority Fellowship Program application page. We are currently offering four programs, designed to meet varying levels of academic progress.
Based on the Fellowship which most fits your needs, please click on the links below for more detailed eligibility requirements and application instructions for your Fellowship of interest:
Services for Transition Age Youth (STAY) Fellowship: designed for master's level students providing services to ethnic minority youth (ages 16 to 25) who anticipate entering the field after graduating, rather than immediately entering a doctorate program *
Predoctoral Fellowship in Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (MHSAS): created for doctorate-level psychology students training in behavioral health services with a strong commitment to supporting ethnic minority behavioral health *
Postdoctoral Fellowship in MHSAS: established for individuals who have attained their doctorate degree in psychology and are engaged in postdoctoral training that supports ethnic minority behavioral health services or policy *
* Applications accepted October 23, 2017 until 11:59 PM (Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time) on January 15, 2018.
Psychology Summer Institute (PSI): a week-long training workshop designed for late stage doctoral students, postdoctoral trainees or early career psychologists with a focus on serving ethnic minority populations through research or service
** Applications will be accepted beginning January 2018.
Click on the "Register" link to the right and complete and submit the registration form.
Login to the APA Fellowship System with your email and password.
Select the applicable Fellowship from the drop down list to create an application.
During the applications period, your application can be saved as DRAFT until all the required information is completed and attachments uploaded. At any time, you can download and print your application by clicking on the icon in the application Summary section.
On completion, submit your application as FINAL. Download and print a copy of your application for your records by clicking on the icon in the application Summary section in the right column. Note: If an update is required prior to the Deadline, you can make the update and resubmit as FINAL.