Applications are now closed for the QTT Grants Program - Graduate Student Award.
About the Qualified Treatment Trainee (QTT) Graduate Student AwardQualified Treatment Trainee (QTT) Graduate Student Awards are intended to relieve financial barriers experienced by graduate QTTs completing unpaid and underpaid internships as part of their clinical graduate programs. Awards will be given directly to graduate students to support their clinical internship completion, with the long-term goal of increasing licensed behavioral health professionals across Wisconsin.The graduate student intern should be familiar with their respective graduate program and the agency hosting their internship for the application and award process.Applications to receive this one-time, $5,000 award are open now through November 30, 2022.
Graduate Student Award TimelineApplication deadline11/30/2022Award notification12/14/2022Student completes activities and submits required paperwork12/14/2022 - 01/3/2023Grant awards disbursed01/2023 - 02/2023 Funding for the Graduate Student Award is made possible through the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, Division of Care and Treatment services (DHS/DCTS) with authority under Wis. Stat. § 146.618. The program is administered by DHS/DCTS in coordination with University of Wisconsin – Whitewater’s Center for Inclusive Transition, Education and Employment (CITEE) with the support of the QTT grants program advisory committee.