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John F. Kennedy Scholarship

Washington University in St. Louis - Brown School


March 1, 2013

School Location

St. Louis, Missouri

Ranked number one in the country by U.S. News and World Report, the George Warren Brown School of Social Work at Washington University in St. Louis creates positive social change through its path-breaking research and educational excellence.

The School offers PhD, Master of Social Work, and Master of Public Health degrees.

About the Award

The Brown School at Washington University offers two $35,000 John F. Kennedy Scholarships annually to RPCVs.

Earn your master’s degree in social work (MSW) in two years full-time study. Choose from six concentrations and three specializations, including management, social entrepreneurship, social and economic development, children, youth, and families, gerontology, health, mental health, and research.

Have an impact on your community and on the world!


  • Current and returned Peace Corps Volunteers are eligible for this award.

Award Amount


Application Instructions

For more information and to apply, email msw@wustl.edu; www.brownschool.wustl.edu; phone: 314.935.4382.

Applications are processed on a rolling basis and there is not a standardized test requirement for the MSW program.

March 1, 2013 is a general scholarship deadline.

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