KSCSW is now accepting applications for the Pat Callahan Scholarships, which will be awarded to two KSCSW members at the 2019 Winter Conference. One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a KSCSW member to assist with the cost of LCSW supervision, and one $750 scholarship will be awarded to a KSCSW member working toward advanced training in a specific clinical area.
Scholarship recipients will be selected based on need and their expressed commitment to a career in clinical social work. Applications must be accompanied by a personal statement no more than four pages in length. The personal statement should explain the applicant's present and past work as a clinical social worker, reasons for choosing clinical social work as a career, and the contribution to society that the applicant hopes to make through this career. Applicants for the LCSW supervision scholarship must also include a one-page statement of need.
The application deadline for Callahan Scholarships is Friday, November 1, 2019. Applicants must be current KSCSW members, and incomplete or late applications will not be considered. Scholarship recipients will be announced at the KSCSW Winter Conference on Friday December 6, 2019. The conference will held at the Fayette County Extension Office, 1140 Harry Sykes Way, in Lexington.
For more details, or to apply for a Callahan Scholarship, click the link below to download a scholarship application packet.