School of Social Work Scholarship Funding

Scholarship funding is offered to on-campus students only

UNE’s School of Social Work offers scholarship funding to selected M.S.W. students annually. Admission is rolling and scholarships are offered as applications are processed. Application materials are evaluated based on a point system that takes a holistic approach. Scholarship offers are made in accordance with the point system. If you’d like to be considered for a scholarship please select this option that reads "Do you want to be considered for this scholarship funding?" in the GradCAS application system.

AmeriCorps Matching Institution

UNE's School of Social Work shares the values and commitment of AmeriCorps and has therefore committed to being an AmeriCorps Matching Institution. The School of Social Work will offer a $1,000 matching scholarship to AmeriCorps alumni entering our on-campus program. For more information visit AmeriCorps Matching Institution.

UNE Community Partnerships Tuition Discount

The UNE School of Social Work has partnered with a number of social service agencies in the community to offer tuition reductions to their employees. The goal is to reduce financial barriers and make our program more accessible to those who wish to affect change in their communities.

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Partner agencies include:


30% Tuition Reduction

Sweetser is a nonprofit community mental health provider with a statewide network of care offering services to people of all ages in mental and behavioral health, intellectual and developmental disabilities, recovery, and education.

Kennebec Behavioral Health

25% Tuition Reduction

Kennebec Behavioral Health provides community mental health and clinic-based services at multiple locations in Maine. Services include case management, residential services, multi-systemic therapy, medication management, outpatient mental health counseling, substance use disorder, and co-occurring disorders.


25% Tuition Reduction

Spurwink provides behavioral health and education services for children, adults, and families with the goal that those affected by behavioral health challenges and developmental disabilities can live healthy, engaged lives in their communities.

Gateway Community Services

25% Tuition Reduction

Gateway Community Services (GCSM) is a non-profit organization created to support the well-being of immigrants and refugees in the Greater Portland and Lewiston areas. GCSM offers support while creating opportunities for connection between immigrant, refugee, and asylee community members and their neighbors.

National Health Service Core

Learn about new Loan Repayment Plans through HRSA's National Health Service Core

Military Benefits

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at