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    Council on Social Work Education Minority Fellowship Program

    Offered by Council on Social Work Education

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated May 9, 2024
    200 awards worth

    Varies

    Grade level

    Graduate Students

    Application deadline:

    Varies

    Scholarship Overview

    The Council on Social Work Education Minority Fellowship Program fellowships are open to people pursuing graduate degrees in various fields of behavioral health. The Program’s opportunities support the mission of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to reduce the effects of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities by increasing the number of individuals who are trained to work with underrepresented and underserved persons with or at risk for mental health and/or substance abuse disorders. Each year, around 200 MFP fellows are selected to receive educational scholarships and training each year to further this cause. Bear in mind that the deadlines for the Master’s and Doctoral programs are different.

    If you are passionate about battling the substance abuse and mental illness epidemic, we encourage you to apply. Keep on reading to learn more.

     

    About Council on Social Work Education

    The Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), founded in 1952, is the national association representing social work education in the United States.

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

    Grade Level

    Graduate Students

    Citizenship

    U.S. Citizens

    Academic Interest

    Behavioral Science, Social Services

    Application information

    To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

    Essay

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    Is this scholarship designated for full-time or part-time students?

    This scholarship is designated for full-time enrollment status only.

    Is this scholarship open to international students?

    No, this scholarship is only open to U.S. Citizens.

    Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

    For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Council on Social Work Education at [email protected].

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