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HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CHRISTIAN LEADERS

Information and applications are available for students pursuing vocational, associates, undergraduate, or first masters degree (in theology). Candidates have the opportunity to discuss their work to strengthen congregational vitality, dismantle structural racism, and/or eradicate systemic poverty.

In 2022, the Synod received more than 60 applications for the Higher Education Scholarships for Christian Leaders for students pursuing vocational, associates, undergraduate, or first masters degree (in theology). Candidates discussed their work to strengthen congregational vitality, dismantle structural racism, and/or eradicate systemic poverty.

2022-23 Higher Education Scholarships for Christian Leaders Award Winners


MATTHEW 25 GRANTS

Apply Now for Matthew 25 Grants

Presbyterian Churches and Institutions, apply now for Matt 25 grants designed to help you augment your ministries to strengthen congregational vitality, to eradicate structural racism, and to dismantle structural poverty. Completed applications for these grants of up to $5,000 are due no later than 9/30/22.

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GRANTS AND SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS

2022-23 Grants and Scholarships Winners

The Synod of the Covenant is delighted to announce that it has awarded almost $40,000 in scholarships to 54 students from 10 presbyteries and 28 churches. These awards, ranging from $700 to $1,400, go to the winners of the Higher Education Scholarships for Christian Leaders.

2021-22 Grants and Scholarships Winners

In 2021, the Synod of the Covenant awarded nearly fifty students Higher Education Scholarships for Christian Leaders, and awarded eleven churches and ministries Matthew 25 grants. Click on the buttons below to see the winners!

2020-21 Grant Winners

In 2020, two types of scholarships and two types of grants were awarded.  Students were eligible to receive either Higher Education Scholarships or COVID Emergency Need Grants for Higher Education Students.  Churches, Institutions, and Organizations were eligible to receive Racial Ethnic Grants and New Covenant Grants.  See the lists of winners by clicking on the buttons below.