The University of Chicago, based in Chicago, Illinois offers a fully funded PhD in Social Work. The PhD in social work opens doors to university-level research teaching positions and high-level policy research. In the doctoral program, you have the flexibility of designing your course of study in tandem with related disciplines across the University of Chicago. Doctoral students receive significant funding to ensure that they can immerse themselves in the program. All students entering the Doctoral Program are offered a financial aid package that includes full tuition, health insurance, fees, and a yearly stipend set at $33,000 for the current year.