DELRAY BEACH, Fla., Nov. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Watershed Addiction Treatment Programs has just revealed and rewarded the winner of the first $1,000 Addiction Recovery Scholarship for the January 2019 school semester. The Addiction Recovery Scholarship is for individuals who have been in recovery from drug addiction and/or alcoholism for at least two years and who have already completed one full year of school at an accredited college and/or university.
The winner of the educational scholarship is currently in his junior year at Texas Tech University for Chemistry Engineering and he is also preparing for Pre-Med. A total of $1,000 will be credited toward his tuition for the January 2019 semester.
The purpose of The Watershed's Addiction Recovery Scholarship is to help and support recovering addicts and/or alcoholics who wish to further advance their education. The Watershed understands how difficult it can be to navigate life after struggling with an addiction to drugs and alcohol, which is exactly why this scholarship is so special.
The Addiction Recovery Scholarship allows addicts and/or alcoholics to be rewarded for their hard work, dedication, and commitment to both their recovery and future.
To read more about the eligibility requirements and the deadline for the next $1,000 Addiction Recovery Scholarship that will go towards tuition at a college or university, please view: https://www.thewatershed.com/about/scholarships/addiction-recovery-scholarship/
Additionally, The Watershed offers a Health Care Scholarship and Addiction Science Scholarship.
The Health Care Scholarship is specifically for students who have either been accepted and/or enrolled in an accredited university and/or college for a degree in the Health Care field.
Likewise, the Addiction Science Scholarship is for students who are accepted to and/or currently seeking a degree in the Addiction Science field at an accredited college and/or university.
If you would like to know more about the deadlines and eligibility requirements for the Health Care Scholarship and Addiction Science Scholarship, please view the following pages:
For additional general information about The Watershed's scholarships, please refer to: https://www.thewatershed.com/about/scholarships/
About The Watershed Addiction Treatment Programs
The Watershed is a licensed and accredited treatment provider for substance use disorders like drug addiction and alcoholism. For over 20 years, The Watershed has been providing exceptional dual diagnosis treatment to address the underlying problems of addiction.
The Watershed has addiction treatment facilities in both Texas and South Florida. Treatment programs include medical detoxification, inpatient rehabilitation, residential rehabilitation, Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP), Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOP), and sober living environments.
For more information about The Watershed's addiction treatment programs and services, you can view thewatershed.com or call the 24-Hour Help Line at 1-844-245-2249.
SOURCE The Watershed