Social Work Student Receives Prestigious Fellowship to Address Mental Health

A third-year master’s student at UConn School of Social Work, Kelly Sanchez ’15 (CLAS) recently received the prestigious Minority Fellowship from the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), the national association representing social work education in the United States. Supported by grant funding from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, the fellowship award is for master’s social work students who demonstrate a strong commitment to addressing the mental health needs of BIPOC individuals, groups, and communities.

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By Ziba Kashef
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