How to Apply

The application season for the main UMHEF scholarship programs is now closed.


  • United Methodist Dollars for Scholars program for students attending two-year United Methodist-related junior colleges (Andrew College and Louisburg College only): Deadline June 1, 2021. Apply using downloadable application here.
  • Chaplain Samuel Grover Powell Scholarship: Deadline July 1, 2021. Apply using downloadable application here.


  • Learn about our scholarship programs and eligibility.
  • If you will be applying for our UM Dollars for Scholars program, we recommend that you contact your church’s business manager, pastor, or other leadership as soon as possible to inquire about their intent and ability to provide the $1,000 award that begins this scholarship, and let them know you plan to apply. Your application will not be marked “complete” until the church’s check is received.
  • Review our FAQs page for answers to frequently asked questions.