Theology and Christian Ministry School-Specific Scholarships

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These are just a few of the scholarships available to School of Theology & Christian Ministry students, so if you are passionate about pursuing this work, talk to us and see what is possible.

You can also talk to a counselor at Student Financial Services and find out what aid you are eligible for and how to apply for scholarships from the School of Theology & Christian Ministry.

 

Marvin and Lilly Young Endowment

Established for students preparing for ministry or missionary service.

Mary Alice Dajko Memorial Religion Scholarship

Established for sophomores, juniors, or seniors with financial need and a minimum 3.0 GPA who have expressed interest in full-time Christian service.

Luis and Lupe Aquirre Scholarship

Established for students of Hispanic descent (both parents) and Mexican citizenship who are preparing for Nazarene pastoral ministry.

The Tim Elliott Youth Ministry Scholarship

Established for sophomores, juniors, or seniors with financial need from either the Northern or Central California districts who are pursuing a career in youth ministry.

Gordon and Shirley Schulz Endowed Religion Scholarship

Established for sophomores, juniors, or seniors preparing for full-time ministry in the Church of the Nazarene who are involved in local or on-campus ministries. Requires a resume and letters of recommendation, with a reward of up to $5,000.

Jim L. Bond Endowed Scholarship

Established for Christian ministry major students to be selected by faculty.

Leon C. and Emma D. Osborn Endowed Scholarship

Established for students preparing for ministry and missionary service.

Rudolph E. and Grace Wulfsburg Endowed Scholarship

Established for juniors or seniors entering ministry.

The Reuben Welch Endowed Scholarship

Established for juniors or seniors preparing for full-time ministry in the Church of the Nazarene with plans to attend Nazarene Theological Seminary. Preferably, this student would have a 3.0 GPA or higher and be the child of a Nazarene minister. This scholarship also requires the student be involved in university life and ministry, as well as provide a letter of recommendation from a faculty member and application, with a reward up to $5,000.

Bertha Raines Memorial Scholarship

Established for a student with financial need pursuing full-time pastoral ministry.