Social Work Student Events


NASW invites all social work students and recent graduates to our student-focused series to enhance your skills and connect you with colleagues from across the country. NASW members and non-members are all welcome to attend. 

NASW student events are held on the third Thursday of each month from 6:00-7:30 pm ET.

Registration is free.

Upcoming Events for Social Work Students

Missed Connections: Modern Networking for Social Workers 

Thursday, March 21, 2024
6:00-7:30 pm ET

All social work students are invited to a special Social Work Month networking event. Come meet and connect with your future colleagues from all across the nation, share resources, and help plan the future of social work!

  • Silas Ortiz (NASW Michigan- MSW Student Intern)
  • Isabel Cruz (NASW WV- MSW Student Intern)
  • Cheyenne Woodall (NASW KY- Bluegrass Rep)
  • Josh Adams (NASW KY- BSW Student Rep)
  • Sarah High (NASW Iowa- MSW Student Intern)

Register for "Missed Connections: Modern Networking for Social Workers"

Social Work Research - Maximizing Student Experiences  

Internship Opportunity

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Student Scholarships

NASW-ND invites North Dakota Social Work students to apply for a student scholarship! Scholarships are awarded once per year in the fall. Both BSW and MSW students may apply. 

BSW Student Scholarship: $500
MSW Student 
Scholarship: $500


  • All applicants must be an NASW-ND member in good standing.
  • Applicant must be currently enrolled in a CSWE accredited Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) or Master of Social Work (MSW) program.
  • Applications will be evaluated on the quality of the applicant’s personal statement, community involvement and educational performance.  
  • Applicants must have at least one semester of school remaining before graduation.
What you will need to apply:
A cover letter recommended to include the following:
  • Please explain how you have exemplified the characteristics of Social Justice and leadership in your life. 
  • List any activities with which you have been involved. Please indicate, where appropriate, any leadership positions you have held.  
  • If you have been employed, performed volunteer work, had practicum experiences, or held other positions of responsibility, please describe the length, dates and duties of your position(s). 
  • Applicants who have significant experience in working with minority groups are requested to highlight such experience. 
  • What is your experience with the NASW-ND chapter?
  • How do you see yourself involved in the NASW during your social work career?
Academic information including:
  • Name of school attending
  • Major/Minor
  • Anticipated graduation date
  • An unofficial copy of your transcripts from your college experience, including your current GPA.

Additional attachments (in addition to transcripts):

  • A copy of your updated resume 
  • One Letter of reference from professors, employers or supervisors, excluding family or friends

Scholarships will open in the late spring. If you would like to be emailed once the scholarships open, please sign up here

National Scholarships

The NASW Foundation Awards Scholarships each year in the spring. For more information on these scholarships, click here

Events Calendar


For a full list of NASW-ND sponsored and partnered events, check out our events calendar!

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Student Membership Discount 

NASW-ND is excited to offer 50% off new student membership discount during Social Work Month. In order to receive the discounted membership, please fill out the linked membership form and send it back to me at this address:  

Please do NOT fill out your credit card information. After you send me the completed form, NASW-ND will charge $30 for the discounted membership fee. Once payment is made, your application will be sent to the national office. If all goes smoothly, you should have full access as a student member of NASW by the following week!

NASW-ND thanks our sponsor, Connect to End COVID-19, for making the student membership discount possible. 

We look forward to welcoming new members during social work month!