Awards and Scholarships

Scholarship winners

Past scholarship winners

The School of Social Work offers over 34 scholarships and awards to current students and prospective students each year. Awards vary in amount from several hundred dollars to covering the full cost of tuition and fees. 

Scholarships are available to students in our undergraduate and graduate programs.

Current Students

Current BSW, Full-Time MSW, and Part-Time MSW students can apply for scholarships during the fall semester. For information about these awards, please visit Awards List and use the Fall Competition category filter.

Current PhD students are eligible for a small number of awards during the spring semester. For information about these awards, please visit Awards List and use the Doctoral Support category filter.

Prospective Students

Incoming PhD, Full-Time MSW, and Part-Time MSW students are eligible for a small number of awards through the admissions process. For information about these awards, please visit Awards List and use the Admissions category filter.

Incoming PhD students are guaranteed five years of financial support through graduate assistantships which include paid tuition, eligibility for health insurance, and a monthly stipend. For more information about this funding package, please visit PhD Financial Support.