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About the Title IV-E Child Welfare Stipend Program

Since 1992, CASCW has been administering the Title IV-E Child Welfare Stipend Program to MSW students who are committed to working in public child welfare. Today we have nearly 400 alumni of the program working in a variety of practice and leadership positions in public and tribal child welfare, both in Minnesota and nationwide.

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A Specialized Experience

A typical full-program MSW student in the Title IV-E Child Welfare Stipend Program completes 1,193 hours of child welfare-specific training and education during the two-year program. This breaks down as follows:

Primary Elements of the Program

Financial Support
Educational/Programmatic Expectations and Requirements
Post-Graduation Requirements
Career Development and Support

Ready to Apply?

For Current Recipients

Deadline for Submission is 11:59 PM on March 10, 2014.

Download the application and instructions here.

For New Applicants

Deadline for Submission is 11:59 PM on March 9, 2014.

Download the application and instructions here.