The AAPP Foundation supports the Student Chapter Impact Grant Program is designed to support CPNP/AAPP student chapters at schools of pharmacy across the nation. This is a great opportunity for student chapters to receive funding for their projects and activities.

2022 Grant Submissions

Submissions are due by 11:59 p.m. Central Time, September 29, 2022.

The online application portal is open.


Activities may include, but are not limited to, events, clinics, and patient education, and they should meet one or more of the following goals:

  • Impact patient care
  • Address mental health disparities
  • Create awareness of psychiatric pharmacists and their value and contributions as members of the interprofessional treatment team
  • Expand interest in psychiatric pharmacy as a career
  • Reduce the stigma related to mental health and substance use disorders

Grant Award

Grant applications are accepted annually June-September. For 2022, up to 3 grants will be awarded totalling up to $6000.

2021 Grant Recipients

Project: Access to Inclusive & Culturally Competent Mental Healthcare in Pharmacy Students & Residents
Student Chapter: University of North Carolina (UNC)
Grant Amount: $4,000

Project: Assessment of college students' attitudes and knowledge on opioid overdose and naloxone education and evaluating the effectiveness of a new naloxone distribution program (NaloxoneSC) at the University of Southern California
Student Chapter: University of Southern California (USC)
Grant Amount: $1,000

Project: Improving Student Access to Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
Student Chapter: Purdue University
Grant Amount: $1,000