Scholarships & Awards 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 2015-2016 academic year are due by September 25, 2015 by 4:00pm. Applications offered through UAA and UA are due on February 15 of the year prior to the award.
Late applications are not accepted.
Social Work recipients will be notified in December, and awards will be issued in January.
Please note that only online applications will be accepted for School of Social Work Awards and Scholarships. Applications can be found via the links below. An essay containing specific content is required for each submission. The essay instructions are included within each application.
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
Verne LaMarr Lyons Memorial MSW Scholarships
Ella Craig/NASW Social Work Scholarship
College of Health Dean's Book Stipend Award
UAA Michael Baring-Gould Memorial Scholarship
UA and UAA Awards