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The Baer Reintegration Scholarship

The Baer Reintegration Scholarship is open to individuals diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia, or Schizoaffective Disorder.

In order to be eligible for consideration for the Baer Reintegration Scholarship, applicants must:

  • Have a documented diagnosis of bipolar disorder, schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder.
  • To apply for a Baer scholarship, you must be currently receiving medical treatment for the illness, including medications and psychiatric follow-up, or have a clear documented past history.
  • Be actively involved in rehabilitative or reintegrative efforts, such as clubhouse membership, part-time work, volunteer efforts or school enrollment or in competitive employment.
  • Complete an application package that includes an application form, essay, transcripts (if applicable), recommendation forms from three references and school financial requirements.

For more information about this scholarship, please contact or click on the link below to find a Fact Sheet as well as different education programs the scholarship can be applied to:


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