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NASW Verne LaMarr Lyons Scholarship

Goes By: Lyons Scholarship

Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.


Lyons Scholarship Deadline
Thursday, March 17, 2022
11:59 PM EST

About this Fellowship

The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Verne LaMarr Lyons Scholarship supports students pursuing a Master's in Social Work who demonstrate an interest in or have experience with health/mental health practice and have a commitment to working in African American communities.

Applicants must be members of NASW and have applied to or have been accepted into an accredited MSW Program. The scholarship is paid directly to the institution and also includes funding to attend the NASW annual conference.

Award Value


Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Senior, Alumni/Non-enrolled, Masters

Minimum Grade Point Average



Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: April 26, 2022

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