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The Board of Ordained Ministry has a few scholarships that are available.  Please read the guidelines for each scholarship carefully to see if you qualify.

Excellence in Clergy Leadership Scholarship

The Board of Ordained Ministry along with the California-Pacific Foundation, Lilly Endowment, GBHEM, and one of the 13 participating United Methodist Seminaries you are enrolled in, is happy to announce our participation in the Excellence In Clergy Leadership Scholarship.  If you are a full-time MDIV student enrolled at one of the 13 United Methodist seminaries/schools of theology, enrolled as pursuing certified candidacy or certified candidate for ministry (elder or deacon), with demonstrated merit, progress and commitment in the candidacy process, you can apply for this scholarship.  It is up to $12,500 for the year.  Apply online December 15, 2020 – March 24, 2021 at the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry.

Scholarship Request Form

Have an Event or CPE Class You Would Like to Request a Scholarship from the Board of Ordained Ministry? – Click here for an application to be considered.

General Board of Higher Education and Ministry Scholarships

Golden Scholarship

Ethnic Minority Scholarships

Westwood UMC Scholarship