Scholarships in Ministries

Ministerial Grant

Award: -, Deadline: May 1

Application is made through the Logsdon School of Theology.

Magoichi & Shizuko Kato Memorial Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: April 1

Applicant must be a member of JACL. Selection is based upon personal statement, letters of recommendation, transcripts, work experience, and community involvement. Preference is given to applicants planning a career in medicine or ministry.

Fellowship of United Methodists in Music and Worship Arts Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must be a music degree candidate who is a member of The United Methodist church for at least one year and who is intending to pursue a career in sacred music, either entering as a freshman or already enrolled in an accredited university, college, or school of theology.

Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.

Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.

Trugen Beard Ministerial Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: None

Applicant must be a Southern Baptist student who is preparing for the preaching ministry.

  • No Geographic Restrictions
  • No Restrictions
  • Ministries

Rex Brasell Work and Service Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: None

Applicant must be working their way through college.

Reverand Arts and Cleo Brewer Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: None

Applicant must be from Mississippi who a ministerial student.

Clarke/Compere Endowed Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: None

Applicant who is a male student who is a ministry major or a female student who is a speech education major.

John M. and Mary A. Shanley Memorial Scholarship

Award: $20,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Charlotte, Hendry or Lee County, FL high school who will pursue a degree in accounting, agriculture, architecture, computer science, dentistry, education, engineering, law, medicine, or ministry. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Spicer Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Stuttgart, AR high school who will major in agriculture or christian ministry.

The Bishop James C. Baker Award

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 5

Applicant must be a current United Methodist Campus Minister who has been in campus ministry for at least three years. Must have received MDIV degree or equivalent and is pursuing advanced training. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

The Journey Toward Ordained Ministry Scholarship

Award: $5,000, Deadline: March 5

Applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate racial/ethnic minority student who is at least 30 years old that is pursuing a career in ordained ministry. Must be a member of the United Methodist Church for at least 2 years and currently attending a United Methodist related institution. Minimum 2.85 GPA required for undergraduate; minimum 3.0 GPA for graduate.

The Special Seminary Scholarship

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 5

Applicant must be a seminary student pursuing ordained ministry as a vocation under 30 years old. Must be attending a United Methodist related seminary or school of theology. Minimum 2.5 GPA and full-time enrollment status required.