Deadline to apply for all Advanced Year Scholarships: Monday, May 7, 2018*
Submissions will be accepted beginning Monday, April 16, 2018
Award Range: $2,000 to $5,000
All questions should be directed to Sarah Wise at 410-706-0006 or SWISE@ssw.umaryland.edu.
PLEASE NOTE: Each scholarship has a separate application. Links for the applications are located on the scholarship page under each scholarship at www.ssw.umaryland.edu/students/scholarships/.
Alumni Association Scholarship (Awarded for Merit)
Three scholarships of $2,000 each will be awarded from the Alumni Association’s Scholarship Fund.
Bou Family International Scholarship
An annual scholarship of up to $5,000 is available to a second-year student with an interest in international affairs/service.
Richard W. Friedman Scholarship for Juvenile Justice or Criminal Justice
A $2,000 scholarship will be given to a student who plan to pursue careers in juvenile justice or criminal justice.
Dr. Oliver C. Harris Scholarship for the Prevention of Intimate Partner Violence
A $3,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student with an abiding interest in the prevention of intimate partner violence through the practice of social work.
The Gwendolyn C. Lee Award for Innovative Practice by a Social Work Student
A $2,000 award will be given to a student who has carried out a successful piece of innovative practice at their field instruction site with an organization, community, or on behalf of individuals.
Julie and Erol Oktay Scholarship for Oncology Social Work
A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student with a commitment to the field of oncology social work.
Linda S. Shapiro Scholarship
A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student with a commitment to the clinical field of practice.
Camille Baudot Wheeler Scholarship for Policy Studies
A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student with an abiding interest in policy studies.
The Wise Family Scholarship for Addiction Studies
A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student with a commitment to furthering their career in addiction studies.
The Woodside Foundation Scholarship in Financial Social Work (*Extended deadline of May 14th)
A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student with a commitment to the field of financial social work.