VAWC Verizon Wireless HopeLine Scholarships

Through the Center on Violence Against Women and Children, the Rutgers School of Social Work is pleased to offer three Verizon Wireless HopeLine Scholarships annually. These scholarships aim to prepare social work professionals to work in the violence against women or children field nationwide.  Students committed to working on these issues are eligible to apply for this $1500 Scholarship to support their graduate work.  Individuals selected to receive the scholarships are also provided with the opportunity to work at the Center on Violence Against Women and Children as a research assistant. 

Requirements:

Students selected as VAWC Verizon Wireless HopeLine Scholars must complete the coursework and field placement requirements of the Certificate Program, as well as present an area of research at the VAWC End of Year Colloquium. Please see below for previous Colloquium presentations: 

Colloquium

Our Verizon Wireless HopeLine Scholars present a paper at an end of the year colloquium. Please see below for  colloquium presentations: 

2014 Colloquium Presentations 

2013 Colloquium Presentations

2012 Colloquium Presentations

2011 Colloquium Presentations

2010 Colloquium Presentations

2009 Colloquium Presentations

Application:

Applications for the Verizon Wireless HopeLine Scholarships are no longer being accepted. The deadline to apply for the scholarship was December 15.