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Donations

453
Annual gifts collected in FY20 which was more than 1.5 times FY19
6.89K
in total giving for FY20, which is a 38% increase compared to FY19
11K
raised from 147 donors during 2020 One Day. One KU.

Now more than ever, we need well-trained social workers and social work researchers. Your gift to the School of Social Welfare with help change social work practice and social policy to support greater dignity, respect and empowerment for the people and communities served by the social work profession.

KU School of Social Welfare Dean Michelle Mohr Carney is traveling the country eager to meet and discuss how the KU School of Social Welfare strives to attain its vision "All individuals, families, & communities utilize their power to achieve justice, equity, & well-being." Through education, scholarship and research, the School believes we can transform lives. We can't do it alone. If you believe in this same mission, join us, and together we can change the world!

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Research

Research projects at the School of Social Welfare work towards advancing the science & knowledge base of social work through collaboration, curriculum, scholarship & research.

Research Projects
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Strategic Plan  

A Foundation of Strengths. A Vision of Justice. A Mission of Change. Building a future that achieves justice, equity, and well-being.

2019 and Beyond

Learn more about our Scholars Programs

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Sigler Family Aging Scholars Program

(BSW and MSW students) The Sigler Family Aging Scholars Program aims to develop the next generation of leaders in the field of gerontological social work by offering an innovative, individualized, and community-engaged learning opportunity to Bachelor's and Master’s students.
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Toni Johnson Scholars for Racial & Social Justice Program

(BSW and MSW students) Through financial support, mentoring, leadership and professional development opportunities, the Toni Johnson Scholars for Racial & Social Justice Program aims to enhance community, retention, and success for program scholars.
Integrated Health Scholars Program

Integrated Health Scholars Program

(MSW advanced level) To expand the number of social work professionals prepared to serve populations across the lifespan in integrated healthcare settings in rural and other underserved areas in Kansas.

Endowment Contacts