May 14, 2020Deadline approaches for Episcopal Church’s 2020-2021 academic year scholarships

Deadline approaches for Episcopal Church’s 2020-2021 academic year scholarships

Note: the following information is presented in English and Spanish
Aviso: La siguiente información se presenta en inglés y en español

Applications due May 29, 2020

The deadline approaches for educational scholarships from The Episcopal Church for the 2020-2021 academic year. A scholarship applicant must be an Episcopalian and must have the endorsement of his/her bishop.

The scholarships are derived from annual income of designated trust funds established by generous donors through bequests to The Episcopal Church.  The scholarships assist:

  • Students enrolled in theological education and training.
  • Children of missionaries, bishops and clergy.
  • Students of various racial and ethnic minorities, and other groups covering a wide range of eligibility.   

Lists of trust funds and scholarships and other important information can be found here.  Applicants are strongly encouraged to read the provided information about each trust carefully and identify in the application those trust funds that best fit their profile.

The application form is available in English and Spanish here.

All applications must be submitted online. The deadline for submitting an application is May 29. Only complete applications will be considered.

Applications are reviewed by a scholarship committee composed of representatives from The Episcopal Church Executive Council, the church-at-large, the Treasurer’s Office and various other ministries of The Episcopal Church.

For information, contact Ann Hercules, ahercules@episcopalchurch.org, associate for Ministries Beyond The Episcopal Church and Grants.

Please note the following for dioceses of The Episcopal Church: Applicant understands that should its local diocese fail to pay its assessment in full or to apply for and receive a waiver, the diocese and the applicant shall be ineligible to receive grants or loans from the Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society unless approved by Executive Council.

Se acerca el plazopara las becas del año académico 2020-2021 de la Iglesia Episcopal

Las solicitudes deben presentarse el 29 de mayo de 2020

El plazo se acerca para becas educativas de la Iglesia Episcopal para el año académico 2020-2021. Cada solicitante de beca debe ser episcopal y debe tener el respaldo de su obispo.

Las becas se derivan de los ingresos anuales de los fondos fiduciarios designados que donantes generosos han establecido a través de legados a la Iglesia Episcopal.  Las becas ayudan a:

  • los estudiantes matriculados en educación y formación teológica.
  • los hijos de misioneros, obispos y clérigos.los estudiantes de varias minorías raciales y étnicas, así como otros grupos que cubren una amplia gama de elegibilidad.
  • Aquí se encuentran las listas de fondos fiduciarios y becas, y demás información importante. Se recomienda encarecidamente a los solicitantes que lean cuidadosamente la información proporcionada sobre cada fideicomiso e identifiquen en la solicitud los fondos fiduciarios que mejor se adapten a su perfil.

El formulario de solicitud está disponible en inglés y español aquí.

Todas las solicitudes deben presentarse en línea. La nueva fecha límite para presentar una solicitud es el 29 de mayo. Solo se tendrán en cuenta las solicitudes completas.

Las solicitudes son revisadas por un comité de becas compuesto por representantes del Consejo Ejecutivo de la Iglesia Episcopal, la iglesia en general, la Oficina del Tesorero y varios otros ministerios de la Iglesia Episcopal.

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