SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS
A number of scholarships and awards are available on merit
‘The Smt. Annie C. Seraiya Gold Medal’ is awarded annually by the University of Mumbai to the candidate who passes the Bachelor of Social Work Examination in the first class with the highest number of marks in the aggregate at the examination, provided the candidate passes the examination at the first attempt.
‘M. P. Couceiro Award’ is instituted in recognition of the initiative and vision of the Founder President of this institution to start the College of Social Work. This award is given to the student who secures the 2nd Rank at the B.S.W.II
As a tribute to ‘Dr. Dorothy Baker’ who served the College for twenty-five years, the College has instituted awards to students securing 1st and 2nd Rank in the M.S.W II and B.S.W. III 2nd Rank holder.
‘Dr. (Ms.) H. D’Lima Award’ is instituted through the contribution from well-wishers as recognition for her outstanding services and in the field of professional social work and as the Principal of the College of Social Work. This award is given to the M.S.W. student who secures the highest marks in Term Paper project
‘Ms. Muzumdar Award ’ is instituted by the College in appreciation for the long years of dedicated service of Mrs. Kalindi Muzumdar in the College of Social Work. This Award is given to the M.S.W II student who secures highest marks in Research project.
The Magdelene Joseph Award’‘ was set up by a collective effort of staff, students, alumni and friends of Magdelene as a tribute of affection and esteem for her long and dedicated service to the College in the Accounts section. This Award is given to students securing 1st Rank in Field Work for BSW III.
‘The Tressie Aranha Award’ is a tribute of affection expressed by the family of Ms. Aranha who was associated with the College as a student and a faculty member for nearly eighteen years. This Award is given to students securing 1st Rank in Field Work at MSW II.
‘Mr. & Mrs. Mukaddam Memorial Award’ was instituted in memory of Mr. & Mrs. A. H. Mukaddam who always held values of social justice and equality as their prime goals to be accomplished. This Award is given to students securing 1st Rank in MSW I and BSW III.
‘Nilima Mehta & Family Award’ is instituted by Ms. Nilima Mehta for the student who stands first in Human Behaviour subject at the BSW and MSW classes
‘Bhavani Shastri Memorial Award’ is instituted by her family to perpetuate her memory who truly believed in the power of youth to change Society. This award is for the student securing first rank at BSW I .
Interest Free Loan Scholarship: Financial help is given to needy students through this scholarship. The amount is given to students as an interest free loan which they would return once they get employed. The aim is to enhance the spirit of sharing among the students and to encourage them to extend help to other students who can avail of the financial help in their turn. Applicants who are interested should apply in writing at the beginning of the academic year to the Principal. A recommendation from the Faculty Advisor also should be submitted along with the application. This fund was instituted by ‘The Urmila Khatri Memorial Scholarship’ and 'BLA Coke Scholarship'
Government of India Scholarships: Students who are physically handicapped or belonging to reserved categories can apply for government scholarships. The forms for these scholarships should be submitted to the office latest by mid-August in order to claim exemption from University fees by reserved category students. If the forms are not submitted by the above date, the University fees will be paid to the office by the end of August.
Tech Mahindra Foundation Interest Free Loan scholarship: is available for Paraprofessional and Diploma in Social Work short term courses in the college.