Gerontology Scholarship Now Accepting Applications
Applications are now being accepted for the Gerontology Scholarship Award. The scholarship is awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student interested in working with older adults and their families. Apply today.
Department of Social Work Receives Excellence in Memory Care Award
Insight Memory Care Center in Fairfax recognized the Department of Social Work with its first Excellence in Memory Care Award. The award honors programs and services that positively impact memory care in the community. Read more about the award.
BSW Alumna Receives Phi Alpha Scholarship
Abigail (Lash) Ballew, BSW ’15, has been selected to receive a scholarship from Phi Alpha, the national social work honor society.
New Partnership Encourages Students To Pursue Careers in Child Welfare
The Virginia Department of Social Services Child Welfare Stipend Program partners with the Department of Social Work at Mason and three other Virginia schools to provide stipends to 10 students annually who are placed in child welfare agencies as part of their field practicum. Learn more about the program.