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  • Allan Jerome Burry Scholarship
    $1,000
    March 24
    Sponsor: United Methodist Church

    Eligibility: Applicants must be college undergraduates who show evidence of financial need, leadership qualities, academic excellence and church participation. They must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students must have been active members of the United Methodist Church for at least three years and be nominated by the campus chaplain or minister.

    How to apply: Applications are available from campus ministers or chaplains.

    Office of Loans and Scholarships
    P.O. Box 340007
    Nashville, TN 37203-0007

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  • Arnold B. Porter and Elizabeth J. Porter Scholarship
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    March 1
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the Dan River Region

    Eligibility: Applicants must be members of Fairview United Methodist Church who demonstrate a reasonable need for financial aid. Students must be enrolled full-time.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    541 Loyal Street
    Danville, VA 24541

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  • Barbara and Michael Cantlin Endowed Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Methodist Theological School in Ohio

    Eligibility: Applicants must have an exceptional ability as evidenced by their demonstrated commitment to the church and a minimum GPA from other post-secondary academic work. Students must be preparing to spend a lifetime in any number of vital ministries of the church, including deacons, Christian educators, chaplains, youth ministers or ordained clergy. Preference is for United Methodist students.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    3081 Columbus Pike
    Delaware, OH 43015-3211

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  • Blanche L. Collins Scholarship Fund
    $1500
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    Sponsor: Cincinnati Scholarship Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from Franklin County in Ohio or Mercer County in West Virginia who have demonstrated academic achievement and have financial need. Students must maintain a minimum of 2.5 GPA. Applicants of Ashbury United Methodist Church in Columbus Ohio, or John Stewart United Methodist Church in Bluefield, West Virginia will be given preference.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    324 East 4th Street
    Second Floor
    Cincinnati, OH 45202

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  • Brooke Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Methodist Theological School in Ohio

    Eligibility: Applicants must be students preparing to become ordained elders and intending to serve town and rural congregations within The United Methodist Church.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    3081 Columbus Pike
    Delaware, OH 43015-3211

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  • Child/Spouse of Clergy
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    Sponsor: Ohio Wesleyan University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be dependent children or the spouse of an ordained minister under the appointment of a Bishop of the United Methodist Church.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    61 S Sandusky Street
    Delaware, OH 43015-2370

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  • Corry Evangelical United Methodist Church Scholarship Tammy Rath Memorial Scholarship
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    May 1
    Sponsor: Erie Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be in active fellowship with the church family of the Evangelical United Methodist Church of Corry, with preference given to high school seniors. Students must have financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    459 West 6th Street
    Erie, PA 16507

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  • E. Craig Brandenburg Scholarship
    $1,000-$2,000
    March 24
    Sponsor: United Methodist Church

    Eligibility: Applicants must be at least 35 years old, and they must have been members of the United Methodist Church for at least one year. Students may be pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees. Preference given to students changing to a second career. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Office of Loans and Scholarships
    P.O. Box 340007
    Nashville, TN 37203-0007

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  • Ethnic Minority Scholarship
    $500-$900
    March 24
    Sponsor: United Methodist Church

    Eligibility: Applicants must belong to one of the following minority groups: Native American, Asian, African American, Hispanic or Pacific Islander. They must have been members of the United Methodist Church for at least one year. Students must be currently pursuing their first undergraduate degree at an accredited school in the United States, and they must be attending school full-time with a GPA of at least 2.5.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Office of Loans and Scholarships
    P.O. Box 340007
    Nashville, TN 37203-0007

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  • Fairview United Methodist Church Scholarship
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    March 1
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of the Dan River Region

    Eligibility: Applicants must be members of Fairview United Methodist Church who demonstrate a devotion to academics or are otherwise talented. Students must be enrolled full-time and must demonstrate financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    541 Loyal Street
    Danville, VA 24541

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  • Florence Evelyn Westhoff Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Greater Salina Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants should be connected with, but not necessarily members of, the University United Methodist Church (UUMC), Salina, Kansas, must be Salina area residents eligible for graduation or a graduate from a Salina area high school or have a GED and must be accepted to any accredited post-secondary institution with a demonstrated financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 2876
    Salina, KS 67402

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  • Frank and Audrey Senn, Sr. Memorial Scholarship Fund
    $1,000
    March 15
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of Central Georgia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be members or regular attendees of Trinity United Methodist Church or its youth ministry. Students must be graduating seniors with a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher or current undergraduate college students with a cumulative 2.7 GPA or higher.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    577 Mulberry Street
    Suite 1600
    Macon, GA 31201

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  • Grace United Methodist Church Members Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Muskingum County Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be students who are members of Grace United Methodist Church and are pursuing any type of higher education.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    534 Putnam Avenue
    Zanesville, OH 43701

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  • HANA Scholarship
    $1,000-$3,000
    March 24
    Sponsor: United Methodist Church

    Eligibility: Applicants must be in at least their junior year of college or in graduate school, and they must have at least a 2.85 GPA. They must have been members of the United Methodist Church for at least three years. Students must plan to take on leadership roles in their church and ethnic communities.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Office of Loans and Scholarships
    P.O. Box 340007
    Nashville, TN 37203-0007

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  • Harris Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Marion Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors, graduating seniors from a home school, eSchool, digital/online school or graduates of Marion County high schools who have a minimum 2.0 GPA and are active participants of LaRue United Methodist Church. Students must not be related to Everett Harris or members of LaRue United Methodist Church Selection Committee.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    504 South State Street
    Marion, OH 43302

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  • Henry F. and Louise Tuechter Dornette Endowed Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Methodist Theological School in Ohio

    Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming full-time Master of Divinity student who has a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher, is a member of The United Methodist Church and is preparing for leadership as a pastor in a congregation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    3081 Columbus Pike
    Delaware, OH 43015-3211

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  • James Bugbee Memorial Scholarship
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    May 1
    Sponsor: Erie Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be in active fellowship with the church family of the Evangelical United Methodist Church of Corry and have financial need. Preference will be given to high school seniors preparing for a career in graphic design, commercial art, interior decorating, mechanical drawing, architecture, cartography, pictorial art, music or art teaching.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    459 West 6th Street
    Erie, PA 16507

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  • Joel C. and Elizabeth L. Hall Educational Fund
    $2,000 – $10,000
    January 13
    Sponsor: Community Foundation Serving Western Virginia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be students enrolled in an accredited four-year United Methodist Church-related college or university with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Students must demonstrate financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 1159
    Roanoke, VA 24006

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  • John and Nancy Elliott Charitable Fund
    Varies
    March 1
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of Western PA and Eastern OH

    Eligibility: Applicants must be students who attend the Grace United Methodist Church of Grove City, PA.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    7 West State Street
    Suite 301
    Sharon, PA 16146

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  • John and Nancy Nations Scholarship
    $2,000
    March 15
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of Central Georgia

    Eligibility: Applicants must be from the state of Georgia and must be enrolled at the United Methodist Seminary or Asbury Theological Seminary as full or part-time students. Students must be active members of the United Methodist Church for at least one year. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    577 Mulberry Street
    Suite 1600
    Macon, GA 31201

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  • John Wesley Matching Scholarship
    $1,000
    Varies
    Sponsor: Albion College

    Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the United Methodist Church to be considered. Students must complete the John Wesley Scholarship application form.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    611 E Porter St
    Albion, MI 49224

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  • Mart's/HPCUMC Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Cincinnati Scholarship Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Hyde Park Community United Methodist Church. Students must reside in the Greater Cincinnati area.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    324 East 4th Street
    Second Floor
    Cincinnati, OH 45202

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  • Maxwell United Methodist Memorial Scholarship of Hancock County
    $1,000
    February 5
    Sponsor: Hancock County Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must reside in Hancock County, Indiana. Students must be active members of a United Methodist church throughout school and/or adulthood. Applicants most have at least a 2.95 grade point average and plan to pursue either a two-year or four-year degree.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    312 East Main Street
    Greenfield, IN 46140

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  • Methodist Grant
    Up to $3,500
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    Sponsor: McMurry University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be documented members of the United Methodist Church. Students must demonstrate financial need and must complete FAFSA.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    S 14th and Sayles Blvd
    Abilene, TX 79697

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  • Minister s Family Tuition Award
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    Sponsor: Southern Methodist University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be dependent children or spouses of ordained ministers of the United Methodist Church who are engaged in active pastoral work and dependent children of retired or deceased United Methodist ministers.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    6425 Boaz St
    Dallas, TX 75275-0221

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  • Petersburg First United Methodist Church Memorial Scholarship
    $1,250
    February 28
    Sponsor: Pike County Community Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors of Pike Central High School who are members of Petersburg First United Methodist Church. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and be planning to pursue a two-year or four-year degree at an accredited university, college, junior college or vocational school. Applicants must submit a written essay and an official grade transcript. Students receiving the Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship, 21st Century Scholarship or a similar full-tuition scholarship are not eligible.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    714 Main Street
    P.O. Box 587
    Petersburg, IN 47567

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  • Presidential Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Methodist Theological School in Ohio

    Eligibility: Applicants must be entering students with a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or above. Students must show commitment to the mission and ministry of the church and must demonstrate membership in the United Methodist Church. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    3081 Columbus Pike
    Delaware, OH 43015-3211

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  • Racial/Ethnic History Research Grant
    $1,000
    December 31
    Sponsor: General Commission on Archives and History, The United Methodist Church

    Eligibility: Applicants must submit an application in English which includes biographical information, a detailed description of the project, the expected date of completion, a budget and letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Submit materials to the General Secretary at the address listed.

    P.O. Box 127
    36 Madison Avenue
    Madison, NJ 07940

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  • Rev. and Mrs. James P. Alford Scholarships
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    Sponsor: Methodist Theological School in Ohio

    Eligibility: Applicants must be Master of Divinity students who have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or above at the undergraduate and/or graduate level, are members of The United Methodist Church, show active involvement in the community and demonstrate both financial need and commitment to parish ministry.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    3081 Columbus Pike
    Delaware, OH 43015-3211

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  • Rev. Dr. Karen Layman Gift of Hope Scholarship
    $1,000
    March 24
    Sponsor: United Methodist Church

    Eligibility: Applicants must have been full, active members and leaders in the United Methodist Church for at least three years. They must be U.S. citizens, permanent residents or members of the Central Conferences. Students must be enrolled in a full-time undergraduate degree program at an accredited U.S. institution with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

    How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, transcript, essay and three letters of recommendation are required.

    Office of Loans and Scholarships
    P.O. Box 340007
    Nashville, TN 37203-0007

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  • Richard R. Burgee Memorial Scholarship Fund for Trinity United Methodist Church
    Varies
    March 31
    Sponsor: Community Foundation of Frederick County

    Eligibility: Applicants must be church members pursuing post-secondary or graduate education. Students must provide their transcript with the application. Applicants who submit their transcripts will be considered for all scholarships offered by the foundation.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    312 East Church Street
    Frederick, MD 21701

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  • Roanoke Methodist Scholarship
    $2,000-$3,000
    February 15
    Sponsor: Glenville State University

    Eligibility: Students must be capable students of the United Methodist faith from Lewis County. Applicants must actively attend a United Methodist Church, exhibit academic proficiency, and have a need for financial assistance for whom first preference is given.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    200 High Street
    Glenville, WV 26351-1292

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  • Rosalie Bentzinger Scholarship
    $5,000
    March 24
    Sponsor: United Methodist Church

    Eligibility: Applicants must be attending a graduate school of theology which is approved by the University Senate. They must be full-time students with at least a B+ grade average. Students must have been members of the United Methodist Church for at least three years, and they must have attained one of the following positions: deacon in full connection, diaconal minister or deaconess.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Office of Loans and Scholarships
    P.O. Box 340007
    Nashville, TN 37203-0007

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  • Rosewood United Methodist Church Scholarship
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    Sponsor: Arkansas State University Mid-South

    Eligibility: Applicants must be current undergraduate students enrolled in a minimum of six credit hours per semester while pursuing any program of study at the Arkansas State University Mid-South. Students must be involved in community service through the church, school or other civic organizations as approved by the ASU Mid-South scholarship committee and must have a minimum 2.75 GPA.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    2000 W. Broadway
    West Memphis, AR 72301-3829

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  • Roy Zook Family Award for Competence in Parish Ministry
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    Sponsor: Methodist Theological School in Ohio

    Eligibility: Applicants must be returning students who are in good academic standing and are promising candidates for pastoral ministry as evidenced by their relational skills and concern for people.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    3081 Columbus Pike
    Delaware, OH 43015-3211

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  • Ruth Williams Neabling and Richard Neabling Scholarship
    $1,500
    February
    Sponsor: Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc.

    Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who reside in the cities or towns of Neenah or Wautoma or attend Wautoma High School and plan to pursue a post-secondary degree. Students must have a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA with preference given to members of St. Paul s Lutheran Church in Neenah and Grace United Methodist Church in Wautoma.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    4455 West Lawrence Street
    Appleton, WI 54914

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  • Spenser Flowers Memorial Scholarship Fund
    $2,000
    February 24
    Sponsor: Pittsburgh Foundation

    Eligibility: Applicants must have the ability to demonstrate kindness to, and acceptance of, everyone regardless of gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, etc. Students must plan to attend an accredited vocational or technical trade school or a two- or four-year college or university or a graduate school. Applicants must be, or have been within the past 7 years, a youth member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church or be a youth who participates or participated, in youth activities at St. Paul's, particularly annual work camp trips.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Five PPG Place
    Suite 250
    Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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  • Stoody-West Fellowship
    $6,000
    March 15
    Sponsor: United Methodist Communications

    Eligibility: Applicants must be an active member of the United Methodist Church. Students must be enrolled in a post-graduate program focused on religious journalism in the United States.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    P.O. Box 320
    Nashville, TN 37202

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  • United Methodist Award
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    Sponsor: Hamline University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be full members of the United Methodist Church. Eligibility and amounts vary.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1536 Hewitt Avenue
    Saint Paul, MN 55104-1284

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  • United Methodist Award
    Varies
    May 1
    Sponsor: Albright College

    Eligibility: Applicants must be active in their United Methodist Church. Students must provide a letter from their pastor clearly stating their active membership in the church. Applicants must have completed the FAFSA to be eligible for this scholarship.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1621 N. 13th St.
    Reading, PA 19612-5234

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  • United Methodist Beneficiary Grants
    $2,000
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    Sponsor: Southwestern University

    Eligibility: Applicants must be dependents of United Methodist clergy.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    1001 E. University Avenue
    Georgetown, TX 78626

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  • United Methodist Church and College Partnership
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    Sponsor: Birmingham-Southern College

    Eligibility: Applicants must have served church and community. United Methodist congregations may nominate students.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    900 Arkadelphia Road
    Birmingham, AL 35254

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  • United Methodist Church Scholarships
    Varies
    February 1
    Sponsor: Birmingham-Southern College

    Eligibility: Applicants must come from the student's local church with confirmation of membership.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    900 Arkadelphia Road
    Birmingham, AL 35254

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  • United Methodist General Scholarship
    $500-$2,000
    March 24
    Sponsor: United Methodist Church

    Eligibility: Applicants must be active, full members of a United Methodist Church for at least one year prior to applying, be admitted to a full-time degree program in an accredited college or university and have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Students must also be U.S. citizens or permanent residents and be undergraduate, graduate or doctoral students. Supporting documents are due by May 1.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    Office of Loans and Scholarships
    P.O. Box 340007
    Nashville, TN 37203-0007

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  • United Methodist Scholarship
    $500-$1000
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    Sponsor: Lebanon Valley College

    Eligibility: Applicants must have been members of the United Methodist Church for at least one year and must demonstrate commitment to the church. Students must demonstrate financial need.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    101 N College Avenue
    Annville, PA 17003-1400

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  • Walter and Marian English Scholarships
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    Sponsor: Methodist Theological School in Ohio

    Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming Master of Divinity or Master of Arts in Practical Theology students who have earned a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher, are members of The United Methodist Church and demonstrate interest or commitment to parish ministry.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    3081 Columbus Pike
    Delaware, OH 43015-3211

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  • Warren E. and Anna Mae Hutchins United Methodist Church of Whitehall Scholarship
    Varies
    February 1
    Sponsor: Community Foundation for Muskegon County

    Eligibility: Applicants must be recent graduates with long-standing membership to Whitehall United Methodist Church.

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    425 W. Western Avenue
    Suite 200
    Muskegon, MI 49440

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  • Werner Merit Scholarship Program
    $1,500
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    Sponsor: Methodist Theological School in Ohio

    Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time returning students in any master's degree program, with a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher in theological courses

    How to apply: Applications are available online.

    3081 Columbus Pike
    Delaware, OH 43015-3211

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  • Women in United Methodist History Research Grant
    Up to $500
    December 31
    Sponsor: General Commission on Archives and History, The United Methodist Church

    Eligibility: Applicants must submit an application that includes a resume, a description of the project, a timetable for the project, a budget and letters of recommendation.

    How to apply: Submit materials to the General Secretary at the address listed.

    P.O. Box 127
    36 Madison Avenue
    Madison, NJ 07940

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  • Women in United Methodist History Writing Award
    $500
    December 31
    Sponsor: General Commission on Archives and History, The United Methodist Church

    Eligibility: Applicants must submit completed, original manuscripts no longer than 20 double-spaced, typewritten pages with footnotes and bibliography about the history of women in the United Methodist Church or its antecedents.

    How to apply: Send manuscript to the General Secretary at the address listed.

    P.O. Box 127
    36 Madison Avenue
    Madison, NJ 07940

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