Child Welfare Stipends
Through the Arkansas Academic Partnership in Public Child Welfare Grant,
the Social Work Program at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
offers two child welfare stipends annually in the amount of $5,000.00.*
Interested students are required to:
Be classified as a senior in good academic standing
Have a minimum of a 2.5 grade point average
Be willing to complete a minimum of
400 hour field practicum at the Department of Health and Human
Services/Division of Children and Family Services.
Be willing to enroll in a selected child welfare course during spring semester and complete field experience lab.
Currently, the Department of Health and
Human Services is accepting majors from the following aeas: Social
Work, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Human Development, Family Studies,
Sociology, Family Services, Social Welfare, Family Development,
Rehabilitation Services, Human Services, Child & Family Development
If you have an interest in child
welfare, you can gain valuable job experience and have guaranteed
employment upon graduation. Contact the Social Work Program at
870-575-8940 or email
* Subject to grant renewal and funding availability.