$5,000 Scholarship for Graduate-level Religious Scholars

published 1/23/2018

The 2018 CM CARES Religious Scholarship Program

For the second year in a row, CM CARES will award up to $250,000 in scholarships to deserving graduate-level religious scholars. Each scholarship winner will receive a $5,000 award that may be used to pay for tuition, fees, books or other costs of attending school full-time during the 2018-19 academic year. We encourage students of all faiths to apply.

Application are open now to April 14, 2018.

To be eligible for this scholarship, a student must:

  • Be enrolled full-time in a graduate or doctorate degree program in theology, ministry, or other religious field of study at an accredited theological seminary, college, or university for the 2018-19 academic year.
  • Maintain a GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).
  • Be committed to entering the practice of full-time ministry in the United States.
  • Demonstrate personal impact through education, work experience, and volunteerism.
Each scholarship is a one-time, non-renewable award. Previous winners are not eligible

Sponsor: Church Mutual Insurance Company

Website: https://www.churchmutual.com/cmcares/cmcares-scholars.cfm?landingpage=cmcares-scholars

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