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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.

Learn all about financial aid.



School of Social Work

420 E. Starr Avenue

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 6104, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, Texas 75962