Make scholarship applications a priority
You’ve completed your application to SFA, scheduled an appointment with an advisor, found a place to live and even mocked up a class schedule. Your next decision – how are you going to pay for it all?
SFA students have access to hundreds of opportunities to get scholarship funding to help with college expenses. You just need to explore and apply!
Social work scholarships
Lumberjacks pursuing a degree in social work also are eligible for several specific scholarships.
Elisabeth Kenny Social Work Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to Master of Social Work students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Freida Johnson Scholarship
Junior and senior Bachelor of Social Work students who have a GPA of 2.5 or higher may be eligible for this scholarship.
Mary Alison Hill Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is available to undergraduate social work students who have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and are in their last year of study.
University Regents Scholarship – Social Work
This award opportunity is for first-time incoming students at the freshman, sophomore or junior level who plan to major in social work. Learn more about requirements and renewals.
Getting started: Financial aid
Whether you’re applying for a scholarship, or interested in a grant, loan or work study program, you’ll need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid and make sure you meet certain academic and financial requirements. Don’t worry, financial aid isn’t as complicated as it sounds, and we’re here to help you before, during and after the application process.