The Foundation is proud to administer scholarships established by United Methodist donors for the benefit of United Methodist students. Since 2000, we have disbursed over 150 scholarships and more than $2 million dollars to students. In 2015, we disbursed $249,540 dollars to scholars.
- Scholarship Application – Ministerial
- Scholarship Application – Lay
- Dr. Lies Scholarship (donor designated)
What scholarships are available from the Foundation?
Scholarships are available from numerous sources for both Ministerial and Lay students. The Foundation’s Scholarship Committee (unless otherwise designated by the donor) determines which applicants meet the criteria for available scholarships based on information provided on the application.
When can I apply for the scholarships?
The applications are on the Foundation’s website year-round. The completed applications should be in our office no later than June 30th of the year (unless otherwise designated by the donor) in which the student is applying.
What should I include in my application packet?
No additional information is required other than the completed application.
Who selects scholarship recipients?
The Foundation’s Scholarship Committee selects the recipients except when otherwise designated by the donor.
Will the scholarship continue until I complete my studies?
The Foundation awards scholarships annually. Recipients may re-apply each year.
What does the scholarship cover?
Scholarships awarded are sent directly to the school listed on the application to be applied to tuition and expenses.