Scholarships in Pastoral Counseling And Specialized Ministries

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.

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.

Graduate Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: n/a

Applicant must be a new graduate student who has been accepted into one of the eligible academic programs and will enroll in at least six credits.