Clinical Scholars

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The Department received a Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA) Grant, awarding $10,000 stipends to selected students during their Final Internship placement. Students must apply to be considered for this opportunity and commit to working in Clinical Social Work practice in rural or medically underserved communities with an interdisciplinary focus.

Students will be required to complete the internship in an approved clinical setting, and complete coursework related to Interdisciplinary and Clinical Social Work. Students must be accepted into the program and can attend either full or part-time.

Applications are being accepted now for the 2020-21 Academic Year. Admitted MSW Students completing their Field II (second year placement) in the upcoming 2020-21 Academic year or as a Summer 2021 block placement are eligible to apply. There are a limited number of slots available and applications are Due on Monday March 16th to Lake Dziengel, Project Director for the HRSA Clinical Scholars Grant.

Accepted Scholars will be required to complete specific electives, attend meetings and trainings as part of the stipend requirements.

To be considered for this opportunity and receive application instructions, please contact Lake Dziengel at [email protected]