Jerry B. Jensen Scholarship for Sociology & Social Work Majors

Scholarship for the 2024-25 Academic Year




  • Must be a citizen/affidavit
  • Must be a full-time student (12-18 credit hours)
  • Must major in social work or sociology (one award is available in each area)
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

Application Process

  • A one-page essay answering: Why did you choose social work or sociology as a major? What are your plans after graduation? What social issues do you feel strongly about? What would your contributions be to affect change?
  • Also include your full name, phone number, address, W#, student email address and name of scholarship.
  • Your unofficial WSU transcript (available in your eWeber portal).


Submit your application to social work at or sociology & anthropology at, with “Scholarship Application” in the subject line. Applications due April 21, 2023.