The Association of Multicultural Counseling and Development (AMCD) is accepting applications for the 2015 Mentoring Program. There are two types of applications being accepted for the mentoring program: 1. Graduate counseling students (masters or doctoral level) and 2. New professional (applicants that have graduated and been working in the profession no more than 3 years). Selected applicants will receive registration reimbursement for the upcoming conference and a ticket to the AMCD Luncheon. Selected mentees will serve as volunteers for the various AMCD sponsored events at the upcoming ACA conference in Orlando, FL for 2015.
For consideration, applicants must: (a) be AMCD members by January 2015 (b) forward a letter of support from a current AMCD member, and (c) submit a research proposal (2 page limit) regarding an issue that mirrors the multicultural mission and goals of AMCD. Selected research proposals will be presented in a poster presentation at the Mentoring Program Research Symposium held at the annual Mentoring Program Meeting during the ACA conference in Orlando, FL.
Applications are to include a cover sheet that includes full name, institutional affiliation or organization affiliation, and applicant status (masters level, doctoral level, new professional). Graduate students must also submit a letter from their advisor verifying graduate student status. Application materials must be received by midnight (Central Time) on January 3, 2015 to the chair of the AMCD Mentoring Program, Dr. Kimberly N. Frazier, via e-mail at
or via ground mail at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, Counseling & Educational Psychology, College of Education, ECDC148, 6300 Ocean Drive, Unit 5834, Corpus Christi, Texas 78412.
If you have any questions regarding the program please contact me via email at