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Fellowship awards are for social work doctoral students who are American citizens or permanent residents, have an master's degree from a CSWE accredited social work program , and are enrolled full-time in a doctoral social work program. Must demonstrate potential for assuming leadership roles and a commitment to a career in mental health and substance abuse services to undeserved and underrepresented minority populations. Fellowship may be renewed up to 3 years depending on demonstrated progress toward degree completion and availability of funding.

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  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
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Contact Dr. Geraldine L. Meeks
Director, Minority Fellowship Program
Tel: 703-683-8080 Address 1701 Duke Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314-3457