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.)
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.)