Dr. Julian Mitton Grant

for Mental Health Professionals

Welcome to the Dr. Julian Mitton Grant for Mental Health Professionals, an esteemed platform dedicated to recognizing and uplifting the remarkable contributions of mental health professionals. Driven by the legacy of Dr. Julian Mitton, a distinguished figure in healthcare management and thought leadership, this grant embodies our commitment to advancing mental healthcare. With a substantial award of $1,000, we invite you to showcase your expertise, share your insights, and contribute to the collective mission of enhancing mental well-being. This grant celebrates your dedication and is designed to propel your educational and professional journey in the ever-important field of mental health.

Grant Overview

The Dr. Julian Mitton Grant for Mental Health Professionals is a prestigious recognition and financial support program dedicated to the professionals who are actively contributing to the mental health field. This grant, named in honor of Dr. Julian Mitton, a healthcare management consultant and influential thought leader, seeks to empower individuals who have made significant strides in the realm of mental healthcare. With an award of $1,000, the grant aims to celebrate excellence in mental health, inspire innovation, and foster professional development. We believe that the collective wisdom and experiences of mental health professionals hold the key to advancing the industry, and we invite you to share your insights and vision. By participating in this essay contest, you not only stand to gain valuable financial support but also an opportunity to contribute to the continued improvement of mental healthcare. We look forward to honoring and supporting those who have dedicated their careers to enhancing the well-being of individuals and communities through their work in the mental health field.


To be considered for the Dr. Julian Mitton Grant for Mental Health Professionals, candidates should meet the following prerequisites:

  1. Educational Pursuit: Eligible candidates include current undergraduates or graduate students actively pursuing careers in mental health-related fields, or professionals working in these domains.
  2. Scholastic Excellence: We highly value academic excellence and seek applicants with a proven track record of outstanding academic achievements.
  3. Passionate Dedication to Mental Wellness: Applicants must exhibit an authentic and unwavering commitment to enhancing the mental well-being of individuals and communities.
  4. Drive for Personal and Professional Advancement: We are looking for individuals dedicated to continual self-improvement and professional growth in the realm of mental healthcare.
  5. Essay Submission: Part of the application process involves submitting a compelling essay, under 1000 words, addressing the following prompt:

“Identify a significant challenge within the mental healthcare industry and propose an inventive solution for effective resolution.”

  1. Problem-Solving Aptitude: We are particularly interested in candidates who showcase innovative and resourceful problem-solving skills, demonstrating their ability to address complex issues within the mental healthcare sector.


One time award of $1,000


The deadline to apply for the grant is June 15, 2024.

Winner Announced

The winner of the Grant will be announced on July 15, 2024.

How to Apply

To apply for the Dr. Julian Mitton Grant for Mental Health Professionals, please follow these simple steps:

  1. Prepare Your Application: Ensure you meet the eligibility criteria and prepare the required documents, including your academic transcripts, a current resume, and your essay addressing the provided prompt.
  2. Compile Your Application Package: Organize your documents into a single PDF file for ease of submission.
  3. Submit Your Application: Email your application package to [email protected].
  4. Confirmation: You will receive a confirmation email upon successful submission of your application.

Along with the essay, please provide the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Phone Number
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • Name of High School and Graduation Date
  • The University that you are currently enrolled in.
  • Personal Bio
  • GPA