The National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology (National Register), in conjunction with the American Psychological Association of Graduate Students (APAGS), awarded twenty-seven doctoral students in psychology with the prestigious National Psychologist Trainee Register (NPTR) Credentialing Scholarship. Megan L. Smith, PsyD, an outstanding doctoral student from Antioch University New England was awarded one of these scholarships.
The scholarship is presented to exceptional doctoral students in psychology interested in becoming credentialed by the National Register through its student program, the National Psychologist Trainee Register. These individuals are recognized for their exemplary commitment to academic and professional excellence.
The National Register is the largest credentialing organization for psychologists. The independent, nonprofit organization was created in 1974 with the help of the American Psychological Association and the American Board of Professional Psychology.