Recovery Coach Credential and Tuition Reimbursement Forms
It is advised to Check with the SOR grant to determine current availability of Funds
You can download the Stipend Reimbursement Form below for further information.
This scholarship is funded by the SAMHSA Grant for State Opioid Response to develop more Recovery Coaches and Peer Navigators to work in the Substance Use Disorder (SUD) field.
The goal of this scholarship is to reimburse individuals seeking to obtain their IC/RC certification for Internationally Certified Peer Recovery (ICPR). For more information, please visit these sites:
https://www.internationalcredentialing.org/icrccertificate https://www.coprovidersassociation.org/peer-and-family-specialist http://copeercert.com/
Since this is grant-funded, it is a limited-time opportunity. The total amounts available over the life of this grant are:
-Funding Year 1 (between September 29, 2018 and September 28, 2019) = $20,000.00
-Funding Year 2 (between September 29, 2019 and September 28, 2020) = $20,000.00
The maximum reimbursement for any one person is $2,000.00, and applications will be processed in the order that they received. Priority will be given to current peer navigators hired under the SOR Grant in order to help them satisfy their job requirements, but only after they have exhausted the funds apportioned to their employers.