The Harriet Bloomfield Scholarship Fund is dedicated to the memory of pioneer Social Worker and charter member of NASW, Harriet Bloomfield. Ms. Bloomfield served her community in New Jersey in a variety of roles including work in the Department of Youth and Family Services, Bonnie Brae, and the Elizabeth Board of Education. She was deeply committed to educating the next generation of social workers and taught at Kean College and Rutgers University.
Ms. Bloomfield served the New Jersey Chapter in several roles including the PACE committee, Delegate Assembly and as the First Vice President.
Her legacy continues with the annual awarding of this scholarship to BSW or MSW students who are members of NASW-NJ.
Amount of award: $1000
Number of awards: 1-3
Award period: 2021-22 academic year.
Applicant must be a member of NASW-NJ in good standing.
Student must have applied and been accepted into an accredited BSW or MSW program prior to application.
Complete the online application form below.
Provide a biographical essay that addresses career goals and interests.
Provide two letters of support from professional references. (Can be professors, groups with whom candidate has worked/volunteered with, etc.)
Include a copy of the transcript from most recent academic program.
Please upload all supporting documents below.
Questions? Contact Helen French, firstname.lastname@example.org