Geriatric Social Workers of Southeast Michigan Scholarships:
Bernice Gadon MSW Student Scholarship
Debra Crane MSW Student Scholarship
BSW Student Scholarship
The scholarship(s) sponsored by the Geriatric Social Workers of Southeast Michigan (GSWSM) are presented annually. The scholarship(s) are to encourage and financially assist social work students with a preference given to social work students who are focused on geriatric work or studies. One of the MSW scholarships is in memory of our founder, Bernice Gadon, and the second MSW scholarship is presented in memory of a member, Debra Crane, who was a previous recipient of the scholarship. A third scholarship is for BSW studies. Doctoral students are encouraged to apply under MSW graduate study program.
Scholarship recipients will be awarded a complimentary membership at the chapter of their choice for one year in the Geriatric Social Workers of Southeast Michigan in addition to their scholarship award.
Amount of the award will be determined by the GSWSM Board, based on organization’s budgetary constraints and may vary annually.
To apply, applicants must:
Scholarships are awarded at recipient’s chapter of choice and at the final meeting of the year for that Chapter.