United Church of Christ
Scholarship Name: Make a Difference! Seminarian Scholarships
Description: The United Church of Christ established scholarships to support members entering the seminary. These scholarships are funded by congregations across the country, and individual donations. Applicants should have been active in their congregation for at least a year before applying for the scholarship, and should be willing to work in a UCC congregation after graduation.
Award: Up to $2,500
Awards Per Year: 1
Award is Open to: Members of the UCC congregation enrolled in an accredited seminary program
Major/Field of Study: Seminary
How to Apply/Contact: Applicants must be nominated by the president of their seminary. More information is available at the United Church of Christ website (www.ucc.org).
Jewish Vocational Service
Scholarship Name: Jewish Vocational Service Scholarship Fund
Description: The Jewish Vocational Service give Jewish students who are active members of their communities the opportunity to obtain a number of scholarships. These are not national scholarships, and are given by local chapters of the JVS, with the support of private donors.
Awards Per Year: Varies
Award is Open to: Jewish students in full time undergraduate programs
Major/Field of Study: Open
How to Apply/Contact: Contact your local JVS office for more information about the scholarships available.