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Scholarship Opportunity For Sociology Majors Interested in a Career in Social Work

2018-19 Diana May Woodruff Scholarship

The Department of Sociology is pleased to announce the Diana May Woodruff Scholarship in Sociology.  This scholarship is for an outstanding undergraduate student majoring in Sociology in their junior or senior class years with a particular interest in pursuing social work as a career.  The scholarship is for $5,000 and will be applied to tuition and fees.  Both Sociology undergraduate and graduate students are encouraged to apply.

Applicants will be evaluated based on the overall quality of their academic work, their commitment to learning, and their potential for further academic achievement. Preference will be given to students with demonstrated financial need, as determined by the UO Office of Student Financial Aid and Scholarships.

Applications for the Diana May Woodruff Scholarship should be sent to:

Woodruff Award

Department of Sociology

1291 University of Oregon

Eugene, Oregon 97403

Applications may also be taken directly to the Department Office – PLC 736.

Please include:

  • Application form (click on link below to download the form)

           2014 Woodruff application form2

  • Resume
  • A two-page statement of your interest in pursuing a career in social work.
  • Evidence of FAFSA application

Complete applications should be received by 4:30 PM on Friday, March 2nd, 2018.