Suicide Prevention Action Network USA

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Suicide Prevention Action Network USA

1025 Vermont Ave., NW, Ste. 1066
Washington, DC 20005

Ph: (202)449-3600
Fax: (202)449-3601
E-mail: [email protected]

Eleanor Benett Scholarships (All/Scholarship)

Purpose: To assist suicide survivors and attempt to help survivors in their efforts to advance suicide prevention by helping underwrite activities relevant to suicide prevention. Focus: Suicide. Qualif.: Applicants must be current members of SPAN USA “Partner for Action” who seek financial assistance to participate in an activity relevant to suicide prevention within the United States. Criteria: Applicants are evaluated based on criteria designed by the Scholarship Selection Committee.

Funds Avail.: $500. To Apply: Applicants must complete the form and attach a 250-word essay describing how the activity for which they are seeking scholarship support will further their own education and/or contribute to the advancement of suicide prevention, be it at the community, state or nation level. This essay should include something about the individual's experience as a suicide survivor and/or attempt survivor and membership in SPAN USA.