$1,000 Academic Scholarship for College Students

Healing Springs Ranch is pleased to announce their 1st Annual Academic Scholarship, awarded to a deserving college or university student.

As a leading Addiction Treatment Center in Tioga, Texas, Healing Springs Ranch seeks to award a $1,000 scholarship to a college student who has experienced recovery from drug or alcohol addiction, either directly, or witnessed recovery through a loved one or friend.

Applicants must submit an essay on a topic related to the addiction recovery process.

We are currently accepting applicants for the Fall 2017 semester.


Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • U.S. citizen authorized to work in the U.S.
  • Applicant must be attending a college/university in Fall Semester of 2017


  • Complete and submit the application form
  • Submit a copy of your acceptance or enrollment to a college/university for the Fall 2017 semester

*Verification of enrollment in an accredited college or university for the above-referenced semester is required. This verification can be in the form of an official acceptance letter or a letter specifically written for contest verification for purposes. The verification document must be on official letterhead and include the name and contact information for the representative providing the verification.


Eligible students should write an original essay of 800 – 1,000 words about one of the following topics:

  • Your personal story of recovery from drug or alcohol addiction.
  • A personal story of recovery by a friend or loved one from drug or alcohol addiction.
  • How the involvement of a Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment Facility influenced your recovery or that of a loved one.

Submissions should be made using the online submission form on this page.

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      Submission Deadline: June 15, 2017
      Winner Announced: July 15, 2017
      Check Mailed to Educational Institution: August 1, 2017

      By submitting an essay, participants agree to allow Healing Springs Ranch and Dreamscape Marketing, LLC unlimited and irrevocable rights to use the essay content, participant name, and photo (if applicable) in any current or future marketing efforts pertaining to this scholarship contest.

      About Healing Springs Ranch:

      Healing Springs Ranch is a world-class, first-of-its-kind, residential treatment center for adults recovering from substance use and other related mental health issues. Tucked away on 50 acres of beautiful and serene lakefront property north of Dallas, Healing Springs offers a unique personalized approach that addresses the “whole person”. Our programs provide our clients with the lifestyle coaching needed for achieving sustained recovery by identifying the individual underlying issues and unresolved trauma behind most, if not all, addictive patterns. Let Healing Springs Ranch help you find your way home.