First Presbyterian Church of Shreveport Scholarship

April 30, 2025
Awards Available: Varies

Scholarship Description

First Presbyterian Church of Shreveport gives scholarships to seminary students to assist them on the path to becoming Presbyterian pastors. Preference is given to Presbyterian students attending Presbyterian-related theological schools. Those who receive a grant must re-apply the next year if they wish to be considered for a further grant. Receiving a grant in one year is not a guarantee of receiving a grant in subsequent years.

The scholarship application will ask for personal information, academic information, seminary institution information and financial information. In addition to completing the application, you must also submit: a letter of recommendation (Please, provide the name and contact information for a person who knows you in an academic setting and for a person who knows you in a church setting and who would be willing to recommend you. If you have a connection with First Presbyterian Church, Shreveport LA, please, provide that name and contact information.); and a personal essay/statement (600-word maximum) explaining what gives you hope about the future of the church. Scholarship Search