Presbyterian Student Opportunity Scholarship

Award Amount
$2,000
Awards Available
See Description
Deadline
May 15, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Student Opportunity Scholarship program serves Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) college students by providing need-based aid for sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are full-time, first-degree students attending accredited institutions in the United States. Student Opportunity Scholarship applicants will explore who God created them to be in a series of essay questions intended for students to explore with mentors and peers. This program requires that students maintain an active involvement in a worshiping community or campus ministry program while they are attending college. Preference in this program is extended to racial/ethnic students in order to promote diversity.

    Eligibility:
    -Member of the Presbyterian Church (USA)
    -Is a full-time sophomore, junior, or senior at an accredited college/university in the United States
    -Minimum 2.5 GPA
    -Demonstrates financial need

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Financial Aid Director
  • Presbyterian Church-USA
  • 100 Witherspoon St.
  • Louisville, KY 40202
  • finaid@pcusa.org
  • 800-728-7228 x 5224
  • 800-728-7228

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