Scholarships

GSSW Scholarships

Summer Session II Course Waiver

Course Waiver Application Instructions
(New Full-Time or Advanced Standing Students starting Summer Session II must apply by June 1, 2014)

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GSSW will award a limited number of Summer Session II Tuition Course Waivers.  The Summer Session II Tuition Course Waiver is awarded to new full-time or advanced standing students starting the MSW program in Summer Session II.  The Tuition Waiver covers tuition for one Summer Session II course only.

Dean's Scholarship and Graduate Assistantship

Application Instructions
(Current and New Students must apply by June 1, 2014)

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Dean's Scholarship awards up to $5,000 for the academic year. Award recipients will receive one award that will be distributed over the entire academic year. For example, a $2,000 award will be distributed as follows: $1,000 in the fall semester and $1,000 in the spring semester. In order to keep the scholarship for the following semester, recipients must maintain a cumulative 3.5 GPA. If the student falls below the cumulative 3.5 GPA, the award will be rescinded. 

Graduate Assistantship. Recipients will be required to work 7 or 14 hours with a faculty member and/or an administrator. Tuition remission for 1 to 2 classes per semester will be offered for compensation. For example, a student working 7 hours per week will receive tuition remission for one course in the fall semester and one course in the spring semester.  Please note: as a part of the graduate assistantship application review process, selected faculty and the scholarship committee will interview applicants.

Lake County Scholarship

Lake County Scholarship Instructions
(New Students starting in Grayslake Fall 2014 must apply by June 1, 2014)

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GSSW will award a limited number of GSSW Lake County Scholarships that will cover tuition for one fall semester course.  The scholarship is awarded to new students starting the MSW program at the Grayslake campus in the fall semester. 

Kott's Scholarship (Gerontology)

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Program Description and Guidelines
  3. Internship Application

Hartford Scholarship

Hartford Scholarship