Home > Financial Aid > College Scholarships > Scholarships by Type > Local Scholarships > Iowa UMF Westmar Trust Scholarship

Iowa UMF Westmar Trust Scholarship

$2,000

March 15, 2019

Awards Available: See Description

Apply Now!
  • Scholarship Description
  • Iowa United Methodist Foundation offers thousands of dollars in scholarships and grants every year to students who demonstrate academic and community excellence and have maintained a faithful membership with the United Methodist Church. The Westmar Trust Scholarship is made available from a portion of the scholarship money that remained after the closing of Westmar College, an affiliate of the Iowa Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church. To honor the memory of those making gifts to Westmar College and the alumni, these funds will be used as an endowment to assist students with their educational needs at United Methodist colleges in Iowa.

    Eligibility:
    -Attending or planning to attend a United Methodist affiliated college in Iowa
    -Demonstrate involvement in community service and leadership activities
    -Minimum 3.0 GPA for high school applicants, and 2.5 for college applicants
    -Demonstrate financial need
    -Preference is given to students from the following Iowa counties: Lyon, Sioux, Osceola, O'Brien, Plymouth, Cherokee, Woodbury, and Ida
    -2 letters of recommendation from school counselor/advisor and pastor
  • Contact
  • The Iowa United Methodist Foundation
  • 2301 Rittenhouse Street
  • Des Moines, IA 50321
  • 515-974-8927

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

Comments (0)

expand_more

Care to comment?
Go ahead - we're listening! Did you apply for this scholarship? Why? Why not? Maybe you even won!
Your comments could help fellow Scholarships.com members.


If you can read this, don't touch the following fields


Latest College & Financial Aid News

Gainful Employment Giving Way to "Transparency for All Colleges"?

August 14, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is repealing an Obama-era regulation that forced for-profit colleges to prove that the students they enroll are able to attain "gainful employment." The rule was created to police and punish for-profit college programs that left graduates with heavy debt compared to their incomes. [...]

The Rose Scholars Program - NBA Star Gives Back

August 7, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Derrick Rose is looking to help three worthy students live out their college dreams through his Rose Scholars Program by offering awards ranging from $20,000 to $200,000. Although Rose wasn't much of a student, he "hope(s) to provide students a path to college that was not previously available to them." [...]

Back-to-School Scholarships

August 2, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Believe it or not, the new school year is right around the corner and while you are making your back-to-school shopping list, we have made our own short list of "must have" items for the 2018-2019 school year... college scholarships and grants. If you are heading back to school but don't know how you are going to afford it (or want to add more scholarships to your current financial aid package), get schooled in back-to-school scholarships, beginning with our featured list of awards. To discover more scholarships for which you can apply all-year long, conduct a free scholarship search. [...]