SSW Giving Landing Page
School of Social Work
As Covid slowly retreats, we at BUSSW are embarking on a new year of work. A new year of changing our communities and making a difference in supporting our amazing students. A gift today—to any of the funds mentioned below or an area meaningful to you—will ensure our success as we work together to build a more just world.


Dean's Priorities

School of Social Work Dean’s Fund
Thanks to you, the Dean’s Discretionary Fund helps meet immediate student needs and underwrite important initiatives, such as diversity, equity, and inclusion programs and trainings to educate the next generation of changemakers.
$9,230Amount Raised
SSW's Dean's Scholarship Fund
The BUSSW Dean’s Scholarship Fund provides financial aid support for eligible MSW students. Donors to this important fund help the School in its ongoing quest to make a social work education affordable for our students.
$2,200Amount Raised
Judith Perlstein Field Education Fund
Donors to this fund will provide field placement education stipends for eligible students at BUSSW. This fund was created in memory of Field Education Associate Director Judith Perlstein, a much admired and beloved faculty member who passed away in 2018.
$40.22Amount Raised
Betty J. Ruth and Ken S. Schulman Scholarship Fund
Named in honor of two of BUSSW’s recently retired and beloved faculty and staff members, this fund provides scholarship support to MSW students with financial need.
$2,245Amount Raised
Garriott Fund for Innovation/CISWH
Your contribution to the Garriott Fund for Innovation at BUSSW’s Center for Innovation in Social Work and Health (CISWH) provides crucial funding to help the Center meet critical goals within its three core areas: Leadership, Global Health, and Research. A gift to this fund will be supporting student fellowships, research initiatives, building community partnerships, and attracting top researchers.
$55Amount Raised