2017 Grants

The Katherine A. Kendall Institute for International Social Work Education (KAK) is pleased to announce the recipients of its second cycle of Katherine A. Kendall grants. KAKI received 36 grant proposals and was impressed by the large number of high-quality proposals. The following top three grantees were selected based on their innovative projects that demonstrated transferability and potential to advance the field of international social work education. The 2017 Katherine A. Kendall Institute grantees are as follows:

  1. Alabama A&M University: Enhancing Minority Student Development Participation Through Collaboration With the United Nations
  2. University of Michigan-Flint: Global Justice: Social Workers, Breathing Life into New Possibilities, Integrating Global–Local Thinking About Social Problems to Rebuild Healthy and Vibrant Communities
  3. University of Georgia: Transcending Boundaries: Connecting University of Georgia Social Work Students and Their Grenadian Peers in Virtual and Actual Space

Each program will receive a $10,000 grant to complete its project. Resources developed from these projects will be available on the Katherine A. Kendall Institute website after the projects are completed.

Please contact kaki@cswe.org for more information on the KAKI grants.