Latino Social Work Coalition Scholarship

  • Maximum Amount
  • Application Deadline
    April 28, 2024
  • Contact
    Scholarship Committee
    Latino Social Work Coalition
    305 Broadway, Ste 100
    New York, NY 10007
  • Website Address
  • Scholarship Description
    The Latino Social Work Coalition provides scholarships to Latino/x/e and bilingual students with significant economic need who are entering their 2nd or 3rd year pursuing a master’s degree in social work (this includes advanced standing, OYR, extended students). Eligible applicants must: be attending an accredited social work school or program in New York State; have a 3.0 GPA; agree to participation in the CORE Mentorship Program; and demonstrate commitment to working with the Latino and underserved communities upon completion of their graduate studies and sign a letter of acknowledgment.

    In addition to completing the application, applicants must also submit: a transcript; two letters of recommendation; a resume, bio and recent headshot or photo (not selfies); and a personal statement (a 1,000-word [maximum] essay describing future career aspirations and interests in the social work field, particularly your desire work in Latino or traditionally under-resourced communities). Participation in LSWC ancillary programs and events, recruiting and fundraising events, etc. is highly encouraged to support your professional development.

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