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GBHEM Loans & Scholarships 2020 Updates

General Board of Higher Education and Ministry is reminding us about important dates for this year’s Loans and Scholarships. The spring loan application is now available and is open for enrollment until May 5, 2020. Students are eligible to apply for up to $10,000 per calendar year from our office. Click here for eligibility and application information.  

The scholarship application has also become available.  The deadline for students to apply is March 5, 2020. This application is for scholarships for the fall 2020 semester and is open to any college student at any grade level who will be enrolled full-time for the fall semester with at least a 2.5 GPA. Students must also have at least a one-year membership with the United Methodist Church to be eligible to receive an award. 

More than 2,800 students were awarded scholarships and loans through GBHEM’s office in 2019, to deserving students who have overcome great obstacles to obtain their education in particular. Learn about Elizabeth Harrison’s and John Garcia’s amazing journeys.