School of Social Policy & Practice at University of Pennsylvania
Why you should consider this program
Benefits for Coverdell Fellows
|Tuition/fees for Complete Program||Value of Coverdell Fellowship||Net cost *|
|In state||$ 98,007||$ 35,000||$ 63,007|
|Out of state||$ 98,007||$ 35,000||$ 63,007|
Where the cost savings value of the Coverdell Fellowship comes from
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Other benefits or opportunities
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Application fee waived?Yes
Jobs for program alumni
All returned Peace Corps Volunteers who satisfactorily complete their service have lifetime eligibility for the Coverdell Fellows program. Applicable only towards the Master of Social Work (MSW) degree on a full-time basis, which requires two years of study. Must apply online and have all supplemental admission materials submitted by priority deadline of February 1st to be considered for the fellowship. Completed applications received by the priority deadline will be reviewed and notifications will be made in early March by selection committee.
Students must complete the regular application process for the MSW program. All application materials (including letters of recommendation) must be submitted by the priority application deadline of February 1st. In the online application, students should indicate _yes to the question _Have you served in the Peace Corps? Completed applications received by February 1st will be reviewed for Coverdell consideration by the selection committee. Coverdell Fellowships will be awarded in early March.
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