Humboldt State University

Department of Social Work

Title IV-E Application Process

Thank you for your interest in the Title IV-E CalSWEC Stipend Projects.  Applicants must apply to the BASW or MSW programs before applying to the CalSWEC Title IV-E Stipend Program

There is one application for all of the above listed CalSWEC Title IV-E Stipend programs.  The Project Coordinators for the Title IV-E programs will select participants for the appropriate program based on meeting eligibility requirements and through an interview.   Selection for the Title IV-Programs will be made approximately 1-2 months after admissions notification.

For students employed by a County Social Services or a Tribe, a letter of support must be signed by the Director and Supervisor at your employing agency.  Please consult with a Title IV-E Project Coordinator to obtain a sample of the Letter of Support required and determine whether you are required to submit a letter of support.

APPLICATION DEADLINES:

  • BASW program (FT and DL)
    Application review date: March 1
    Applications will be accepted after this date based on availability in the program.
     
  • MSW program (FT, FT AS, DLAS)
    Title IV-E application review date April 1
    Applications will be accepted after this date based on availability in the program.
     
  • MSW DL 3.5 year program
    Application review date: November 1
    Applications will be accepted after this date based on availability in the program.
     

APPLICATION CHECKLIST:
1. Application
2. Employment History
3. Driver's Licence, Insurance, Background
4. Upload Documents
     -  Resumé
     -  Personal Statement:  Please attach a one page statement detailing why you are interested in a career in public/Tribal Child Welfare.
     -  US Residency documentation (birth certificate, passport, or DACA documentation)
     -  Valid Driver's License
5. Letter of Support  (Required only for applicants currently employed in a public or Tribal child welfare agency.  Please email Julie Simpson: jls93@humboldt.edu or Michelle Rainer: mr49@humboldt.edu regarding this requirement)

Please be sure to save your work as you go.  You will not see a "SUBMIT" button until your application is complete. 

*NOTE:  If you have submitted an application prior you will need to have your account reset when reapplying.  Please contact Julie Simpson, Child WelfareTraining Project Coordinator, jls93@humboldt.edu, 707-826-4458.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION CONTACT:
Julie Simpson, Child WelfareTraining Project Coordinator, jls93@humboldt.edu, 707-826-4458
Michelle Rainer, Pathway Project Coordinator, Michelle.Rainer@humboldt.edu, 707-826-4449
Miranda Kerr, Administrative Support, miranda.kerr@humboldt.edu, 707-826-4459

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