Scholarships available to Social Work students

(There are a limited number of awards. Applicants may apply for up to two scholarships but, if awarded, receive only one.)

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Download the scholarship application to apply for 2017-2018 scholarships. The deadline is April 15, 2017 for all but the Advocacy Scholars program which is January 10, 2017. The scholarships are $1000 each and are awarded in the fall of each year.

  • Gordon & Gladys Aldridge Memorial Fellowship
    Open to MSW and PhD candidates to achieve educational and professional goals.
  • Dr. Mary Bremer Barron Scholarship
    Open to students enrolled in the Flint MSW program.
  • Future Leaders Endowed Scholarhip in SW
    Open to students enrolled in the MSW program.
  • Richard D. Gardner Memorial Scholarship
    Open to students enrolled in the MSW program with at least a 3.0 gpa with a preference to those interested in the area of substance abuse.
  • Henry-Lane Scholarship
    Open to PhD candidates.
  • Robert Little Scholarship
    Open to students enrolled in the MSW program with an interest in child welfare and preference for kinship care.
  • Janet Sisson Tift Scholarship
    Open to BASW or MSW students pursuing an MSW Advanced Standing accelerated degree.
  • Advocacy Scholars Program
    Open to MSW students accepted to the Advocacy Scholars Program. (Note deadline to apply is January 10, 2017.)