|The Rising Star Award|
The Ohio River Valley Clinical Social Work Society is a local professional organization for clinical social workers in the Greater Cincinnati area. The mission of ORVCSWS is to develop, advance, and promote excellence in all clinical social work practice settings for the benefit of clients and the clinicians who serve them. ORVCSWS advances and promotes the practice of clinical social work through continuing education, collegiality, and professional action in Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana. One project of ORVCSWS is to encourage social work students to excel in their academics and their clinical field placement experiences.
The ORVCSWS Rising Star Award seeks to recognize a first year MSW student who has shown a strong commitment to clinical social work. ORVCSWS will honor a student who had to overcome significant obstacles to enter the social work graduate program, and has shown great progress in his/her direct practice field placement experience. We are asking field placement/clinical practice class faculty to nominate a first year (or equivalent) MSW student who meets the following criteria:
The recipient of "The Rising Star Award" will receive: