Kathy J. McGrath Scholarship

This scholarship recognizes an outstanding undergraduate and/or graduate social work student who has demonstrated outstanding potential for professional practice as evidenced by their service to the community. Undergraduate applicants must submit a 500-word essay explaining how how the service experiences offer career preparation,and must be in good academic standing with a GPA of 2.5 or better. Graduate students must be enrolled in the Greater Rochester Collaborative Master of Social Work program with a GPA of 3.0 or better. Both graduate and undergraduate applicants must demonstrate a need for financial assistance as demonstrated through the FAFSA.

Social Work Opportunities
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you a Graduate Student in the Masters in Social Work program?
  2. Are you a junior or senior in the Bachelors in Social Work program?
  3. Write an essay (maximum 500 words, typed, double-spaced). Your essay should address how your community service experience has influenced your current education and how these experiences will help prepare you for your future career in social work.
  4. Attach your resume/curriculum vitae that includes volunteer and work experiences. Please make sure it is a Word or .pdf document.