About MFP

The Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) provides professional development training, mentorship, and other supports to to ethnic minority social work doctoral students who are preparing to provide leadership in practice, research, teaching, and policy promulgation in government and private organizations serving ethnic minority persons with mental health and/or substance abuse disorders.

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    MFP Overview

    CSWE’s Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) opportunities support the mission of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to reduce the effects of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities by increasing racial/ethnic minority individuals who are ... Read More

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    Staff

    Director Geraldine L. Meeks, PhD, MPA Geraldine L. Meeks has served as the director of the CSWE Minority Fellowship Program since 2010. Dr. Meeks was a Clinical Minority Fellow from 2004–2007 and completed her PhD at Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Social Work. She ... Read More

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    Important Dates and Events

    Important Dates for MFP Doctoral Fellowship and MFP-Y Master’s Fellowship *Below is a tentative schedule for the MFP and MFP-Y application cycles, which are subject to change. November MFP-Y Master’s fellowship application period ... Read More