2014 National Presbyterian College Scholarship - USA

The National Presbyterian College Scholarship is purposed to help  Presbyterian students attending Presbyterian affiliated schools and Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) members. Up to $1500.00 will be awarded for the each winners. Deadline: March 1, 2014

Program Description
The National Presbyterian College Scholarship program was created in partnership with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)’s related colleges and universities in the 1950s. The program seeks to assist Presbyterian students attending Presbyterian related schools. In 2010 the Office of Financial Aid for revised certain elements of the program to promote leadership development and discernment of vocation.

The selected students will have an opportunity to renew the scholarship provided that they maintain a 2.5 GPA, participate in campus ministry or regularly attend church during college, and participate in discernment of vocation through a series of essay questions that ask the student to consider who God is calling them to be.

Award Amount
Twenty-five to thirty students will be selected to be awarded up to $1500.00/students

Eligibility and Criteria
Eligible applicants will be Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) members, entering college in fall, who demonstrate financial need. To maintain eligibility the student must remain enrolled at a Presbyterian related college or university and achieve a 2.5 grade point average.

Applicants' Citizenship
All states in USA

Level and Area of Studies
Undergraduate in any subjects

 
Please download the application at the following link: 

Submission Deadline
March 1, 2014

Contact Details
Laura Bryan
(800) 728-7228, x5735
email: finaid@pcusa.org

Other Information
Demonstrate financial need. To learn more about "need" and use a calculator to estimate Expected Family Contribution and Need, visit FinAid's EFC Calculator. http://www.finaid.org/calculators/finaidestimate.phtml

Website and Application Link
http://www.presbyterianmission.org/ministries/financialaid/national-presbyterian-college-scholarship/