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.
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 February 1, 2016.
Sussex Scholarships for Masters Students in UK
University of Sussex is awarding up to 100 Chancellor’s Masters Scholarships for UK/EU and international students. Applicants must hold a first-class undergraduate honours degree from a UK university and must have applied for their chosen full-time Masters course by 1 August. Scholarship has a value of £3,000 towards tuition fees. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of previous or current academic performance and future potential. The application deadline is 1 August.
University at Buffalo Scholarship
University at Buffalo School of Social Work scholarship is only available online. Students currently enrolled in the following programs are eligible to apply: BA/MSW, MSW, MBA/MSW*, MPH/MSW* and JD/MSW*. Please check Spring 2016 for the 2016-2017.
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. Scholarship will open in November for 2016-2017 scholarship
Western Michigan University’s School of Social Work Scholarship 2015-2016
Western Michigan University’s School of Social Work employs one to two graduate assistants to facilitate the program objectives of the school and the professional or teaching objectives of faculty members. Positions for the 2016-2017 academic year will be posted in July and applications will be e-mailed to current and incoming students.
Erasmus Mundus scholarships ADVANCES Programme
The ADVANCES programme is very pleased to offer two forms of financial support to students for MA in Social Work. Please note that Erasmus Mundus scholarships are only available to approximately 8-10 students each year. There is no separate application process for Erasmus Mundus scholarships, but the online application to the ADVANCES course must have been submitted by 1 February 2016 for students from EU programme countries.
School of Social Sciences Masters Alumni Loyalty Scheme
The School of Social Sciences is pleased to offer a 20% tuition fee reduction if you are an existing final year NTU undergraduate student. Applications must be submitted to the School of Social Sciences by 4 pm GMT on 31 July 2015 (September 2015 entry) and 4 pm GMT on 27 November 2015 (January 2016 entry).
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 March 4, 2016. Some schools require an earlier deadline such as January and February.
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.
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. This Application has various deadlines.
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 28th March.
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 28th March.
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.
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