Many universities and colleges offer Social Work scholarships to provide funding opportunities for those students who want to make their career in this field. Social Workers help families, organization and groups to enhance their lives and condition. The major Social Work is preferred by college students as the field generates various career opportunities in public agencies, personal businesses, sanatoriums, clinics, nursing homes, private practices, schools, police departments, courts etc and other interesting workplaces.
One can obtain a Diploma (DipSW), Bachelor Degree (B.S.W.) or Master Degree (M.S.W) in social work for making a career in this field. These academic degrees prepare scholars for immediate entry into the workplace or for continued post-graduate learning and research.
Scholarship-positions.com at this page has brought brief information of Social Work scholarships which are available for students worldwide.
Mayor’s Graduate Scholarship Program
Mayor’s Graduate Scholarship Program (MGSP) is providing an opportunity for full-time New York City local government employees (employed by a City agency) with undergraduate degrees in USA. Applicants must meet the minimum scholarship requirements listed in the Scholarship Offering guide. The deadline for applications will be 17th November 2014.
York Masters Opportunity Social Work Scholarships
The University of York is offering 30 taught masters scholarships worth £10,000 each to students liable to pay fees at the home rate entering in 2014. The £10,000 will be paid as a £6,200 fee waiver and £3,800 stipend paid in 4 instalments over the academic year. Applicants have been offered a place for entry to a taught Masters programme in 2014. Closing date for fully completed applications is 2nd June 2014.
School of Social Work Scholarships
The school of Social Work is funding social work scholarships for the students of USA. Students must demonstrate financial need, academic excellence or area of social work interest. The school also provides one-time student financial awards based on nominations received from faculty, field educators, field liaisons and students. The application deadline is 31st May 2014.
Carl A. Scott Book Scholarships in Social Work
Carl A. Scott Memorial Fund is offering two scholarships for the students from ethnic groups of color (African American, American Indian, Asian American, and Hispanic/Latino). Applicants must in last year of study for a social work degree in a baccalaureate or master’s degree program accredited by CSWE. Applications for scholarships for the 2014–2015 academic year must be received by Friday May 9, 2014.
The Gwendolyn C. Lee Award in Social Work
Social Work award of $2,000 will be given in spring 2014 to a current first- or second-year student who will be continuing in fall 2014. References from social work literature that support its being innovative should be included. Last date of submitting applications is 9th May 2014.
Morton A. Gibson Memorial Scholarship
United Jewish Endowment Fund is offering scholarship for undergraduate students of USA. Applicants must be accepted into an accredited four year undergraduate program on a full-time basis. Last date for submitting applications is May 2, 2014.
University of York Teaching Scholarship
The Department of Social Policy and Social Work has one University Teaching Scholarship available for a September 2014 start. The scholarship comprises a UK/EU fee waiver and a stipend of £7000 per annum. Applicants must have the ability to communicate ideas, definitions, and feedback, clearly and effectively. The deadline for applications is 22nd April 2014.
AlburyCity Student Social Work Scholarship
Social Work scholarship are available for Current third year undergraduates to study at La Trobe University. Applicants must have demonstrated commitment to a future profession within the field of study, with evidence of the contribution this may have to the local area. Scholarship amounts $1500 for the duration of one year. Applications will close on 4th April 2014.
Lyle S. Hallman Faculty of Social Work Scholarship
The Lyle S. Hallman Faculty of Social Work (FSW) offers social work programs at the master’s and doctoral levels. The PhD program provides students with opportunities for advanced scholarship and professional growth in the field of Social Work Practice. Applications will close on April 1, 2014.
Portland State University Social Work Scholarship
The School of Social Work (SSW) invites students who are admitted or who have been offered admittance and will be enrolled in the SSW by fall term 2014 to apply for scholarship. The scholarship is for pursuing graduate studies. The deadline for applications is 31st March 2014.
Anne C. Kok Scholarship in Social Work
The UWGB Social Work Department will award one $1,050 scholarship for the 2014-2015 academic year. One-half of the scholarship will be applied to fall semester tuition and fees while the second payment will be applied to spring semester tuition and fees provided the minimum cumulative G.P.A. meets the university’s established requirements. The application deadline is March 28, 2014.
Rolfe B. White Scholarship in Social Work
The Rolfe B. White Scholarship is awarded to students who have a significant investment in strengthening their professional work on behalf of low-income people. This scholarship is available to social work students who will be seniors in the coming fall semester. Deadline for applying for the 2014-2015 academic year is March 28, 2014.
Jean B. Weidner Scholarship in Social Work
The Jean B. Weidner Scholarship will be awarded each spring to a University of Wisconsin-Green Bay student who will be a senior in the social work major. Applicants must have good academic standing; (minimum 3.5 GPA). Applications will close on 28th March 2014.