Bertha Melgoza Clinical Psychology Award

Graduate Award

Amount: $1,000

Aims and Founders

The aim of this scholarship is to recognize a Clinical graduate student early in their graduate career who demonstrates outstanding promise in research, clinical work, or both.


This award is open to all 1st and 2nd year students in the Clinical area.  It is intended as a summer scholarship, and preference will be given to students who do not already have full summer funding.

Applying for the Awards

Students should submit the following:

  1. A 1 page letter detailing why you think that you are qualified for this award in which you describe the significance and promise of your research, clinical work, or both.
  2. A Curriculum Vitae.


  • Catalina Pacheco 2022
  • Alexandra Hernandez-Vallant 2020