Purpose

Derived from a limited fund, this scholarship is for undergraduate students preparing for elder or deacon ministry or other helping professions. Preference is given to persons preparing for religious vocations. Applicant’s grades should be above average.

Eligibility Requirements

  • An active, full member of The United Methodist Church for at least one full year prior to application.
  • A citizen or permanent resident of the United States.
  • Enrolled full time at an accredited institution.
  • Working on an undergraduate degree.

Application Procedure

Office of Loans and Scholarships
United Methodist Higher Education Foundation
The United Methodist Church
P.O. Box 340007
Nashville, TN 37203-0007
615-340-7346
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  • Obtain application from the Office of Loans and Scholarships between January 1 and May 15:
  • Submit application and all supporting documents no later than June 1.
  • Reapply for each academic year.