Seminarian/Post-Graduate Students: Five $3,000 scholarships will be awarded to a Lutheran seminarian or post-graduate displaying interest in service to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in a congregational setting. The scholarship application is open to all eligible seminary/post-graduate students.
Seminar/Post-Grad applicants must be an active, communicant member of a Lutheran congregation and must be a current college senior, accepted to begin seminary studies in the fall, or currently be classified as a first-year or second-year student at any seminary affiliated with the WELS, LCMS, ELCA, LCMC, ELS or NALC. Students going on to their internship/vicarage year do not qualify. Must have a commitment to inclusion of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities within the local parish.
College and University Students: Five $3,000 scholarships will be awarded to junior and senior students pursuing undergraduate degrees in any academic area that will prepare them to serve and support people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Undergrad applicants must be an active, communicant member of a Lutheran congregation, be classified as a freshman, sophomore or junior at an accredited college or university and have a minimum overall GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Must have a career objective in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.