Since 1990, cash awards have been given by the AAMFT Research & Education Foundation to up to two minority supervisors-in-training to support the recruitment, training and retention of minorities as AAMFT Approved Supervisors for the field of marriage and family therapy. Criteria:
- United States and Canadian minority citizens and permanent visa residents, including, but not limited to those who are African American, Hispanic, Native American, Asian American, and Pacific Islanders;
- Currently enrolled in Master’s degree program or post-degree training program in marriage and family therapy accredited by the AAMFT COAMFTE;
- Candidate must be licensed as an MFT in their state (if there is licensure in their state), or a PhD candidate in marriage and family therapy.