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Scholarship Details

Child Welfare and Development (CWD) Scholarship for Students Pursuing a Degree in Social Work 2018-2019


  • Currently enrolled in good standing in an accredited sociology, psychology or social sciences undergraduate program in the United States
  • Current overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Demonstrated history of working with or on-behalf of children who have experienced neglect or abuse (through advocacy, community involvement, volunteerism or research efforts)
  • Demonstrated financial need

More Details

All applications must be submitted by January 31, 2019.

How to Apply

  • Please submit the following:
    • First and Last name
    • Email address
    • Phone number
    • Current college or university you attend
    • Current GPA
    • Expected graduation date
    • Current course of study
  • Applicants must submit a 1-2 page essay that explains:
    • Why you’ve chosen to pursue a career in social work and child welfare
    • What your specific extracurricular experience is working with or on the behalf of at-risk or traumatized children
    • How you intend to use this award
  • Finally, please include any pictures you have that might demonstrate your extracurricular efforts.

The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Deadline: 01/31/2019

Amount: $1,000

Online Application Available

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