University at Albany offers a fully funded PhD in Social Work. In this PhD Social Work program, you can tailor courses and other requirements to your own research, policy, and practice interests. As a full-time student in the doctoral program, you may be eligible for a competitive graduate research assistantship that provides an $18,000 annual stipend and tuition waiver for three years. The fourth year of funding is possible if you have advanced to candidacy by the end of your third year. Other sources of funding are available at the University.