Richard D. Ford Memorial Scholarship
Scholarships shall be awarded to a full-time junior, senior, or graduate student engaged in studies within the Department of Social Work Education who demonstrates overall excellence and accomplishment in his/her field of study. Student must have a minimum GPA of 3.3 or higher. Preference may be given to students demonstrating an interest in activities related to social work as community service, scholarly activities, and leadership potential in an academic setting.
This scholarship opportunity has a financial aid prerequisite requirement. Applicants must have submitted the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), or the California Dream Application, and have a calculated financial need analysis done by Fresno State prior to the scholarship deadline. The financial need of an applicant is based on the current academic year data when the student applied for the scholarship.