Scholarships for Social Work Students
Several scholarships are available for BSW and MSW majors and all SWK students are encouraged to apply for scholarships offered by UAA, the College of Health and UA in addition to those that are administered by the School of Social Work. Application deadlines for scholarships that are awarded for the 2014-2015 academic year are available below and are were due no later than 4:00 PM on Friday September 26, 2014. Applications offered through UAA and UA are due on February 15 of the year prior to the award.
Late applications are not accepted.
School of Social Work Awards
Only online applications will be accepted and are accessed via the links below. An essay containing specific content is required for each submission. The essay instructions are included within each application.
Applications were due before 4:00 PM on Friday September 26, 2014. Late applications are not accepted.
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)/Alaska Chapter Scholarship
Dove Kull Memorial Scholarship
UAA Tuition Waivers
Phi Alpha Honor Society
Consuelo W. Gosnell Memorial MSW Scholarships
Awarded to master's degree candidates in social work interested in
working with American Indian/Alaska Native and Hispanic/Latino
populations or in public and voluntary nonprofit agency settings. Up to
10 scholarships of up to $4,000 each will be awarded.
Verne LaMarr Lyons Memorial MSW Scholarships
Awarded to master’s degree candidates in social work who demonstrate an interest in or have experience with health/mental health practice and have a commitment to working in African American communities.
Ella Craig/NASW Social Work Scholarship
College of Health Dean's Book Stipend Award
UA and UAA Awards
UAA Michael Baring-Gould Memorial Scholarship
More information is available for this award and others on the . UAA Scholarship website