NASW-NYS Suffolk Division Student Scholarship

NASW-NYS Suffolk Division



Congratulations to the 2019 NASW-NYS Suffolk Division Student Scholarship Recipient

Lisa Ponce

Please join us in celebrating Lisa, along with the winners of the 2019 NASW-NYS Suffolk Division Social Work Awards, at our upcoming awards brunch on Saturday, April 13, 2019, at the Brentwood Country Club.

Registration now open!




Scholarship Criteria

The scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding BSW or MSW student, based on the following criteria:

  1. G.P.A.
  2. Involvement in community/school organizations, committees, and/or
    volunteer work.
  3. A 500-word student statement



Application Guidelines

Students wishing to apply must submit the following:

  1. NASW-NYS member ID number

  2.  A statement including the following information:
    1. Why you have chosen to pursue a career in social work.
    2. What you have done in your community or school that has had an
      impact on any oppressed or needy population.



Apply Now!

Scholarship Application Deadline is Thursday, March 14.

Please download the NASW-NYS Suffolk Division Student Scholarship Application form and submit all required documentation to NASW-NYS Suffolk Division Chair Mara Kasdan by March 8, 2019, at the following email address: with the subject line: “Your Name - Suffolk Scholarship"

Only complete applications and documentation will be considered. The award will be announced at the NASW-NYS Suffolk Division Awards Brunch on April 13, 2019. 



Past Winners

Alexander "Jack" McKillop, BSW Winner, Stony Brook University (2018)

Esther Lenderman, Stony Brook University (2018)

2019 NASW-NYS Suffolk Division
Social Work Awards Brunch

APRIL 13, 2019

at Brentwood Country Club
11:00AM - 3:00PM