Challenges, Contests & Scholarships

Violence Prevention Challenges, Contests & Scholarships


Morton M. Silverman Award

Students currently enrolled as a full-time undergraduate, graduate, professional, or medical student or trainee are eligible to enter for the chance at a $250 award and a trip to share your work at the AAS Annual Conference.

Conference Scholarship Fund

Provides funding to support the registration to the Annual Conference for those whom have attempted suicide or have lived with lived experience with mental illness.

Conference Student Travel & Registration Awards

Assists next-generation suicidologists fully avail themselves of learning and networking opportunities which come from attending the Annual Conference.


The NO BULL Global Video Contest

Nominated and winning filmmakers are recognized in their school and community, which includes the opportunity to host their very own Film Festival or Video Awards Celebration. Enter by registering and submitting an original video file or webcam video 2-5 minutes in length or a 30-60 second PSA related to anti-bullying, digital responsibility, substance abuse and more.


Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship

To improve the health of Native Hawaiians, HRSA provides scholarships to Native Hawaiians pursuing careers in primary and behavioral health disciplines.If you receive a Native Hawaiian Health Scholarship (NHHS), HRSA will fund your training in delivering culturally competent primary health care services to Native Hawaiians and disadvantaged people who live in underserved and rural communities in Hawaii.