Nancy S. Cavanaugh Social Work Scholarship

This award honors Nan’s memory and contribution to the University and the field of Social Work by recognizing a student who embodies her core characteristics: commitment to children, diligence, critical thinking, and commitment to social justice.

Applicant must be attending the Graduate Program in the Social Work Department at Westfield State University with a concentration in working on behalf of children and placed in an advanced practicum working with children. Applicant must maintain a GPA of 3.3 or higher. Applicant must be a resident of Massachusetts.
Special consideration will be given to applicant with a financial hardship.

Donor
The Nancy Cavanaugh Scholarship
Award
Varies
Deadline
03/31/2018
Supplemental Questions
  1. Social Work Concentration: Working with Children
    • Are you placed in an Advanced Practicum working with children?
    • Do you have a concentration in working on behalf of children?
  2. Applicant must submit a 500-word essay: Applicants should use specific examples to describe how they embody Nan's spirit; her core characteristics; commitment to children, diligence, critical thinking, and commitment to social justice.