How to Apply

2020-2021 Application Season is now Closed.*

The application season for the 2020-2021 academic year is now closed. Typically, applications for our main scholarship programs are accepted January 1 – March 1 for the following school year.

*Applications Still Being Accepted:

  • Students attending or planning to attend either Andrew College or Louisburg College may still apply for the UM Dollars for Scholars program. Deadline is June 1; only mail-in applications accepted. (Note, these are the 2-year UM schools that are a part of our UMDFS program.)
  • Applications are also still being accepted for the Chaplain Samuel Grover Powell Scholarship for aspiring United Methodist chaplains planning to serve in a branch of the U.S. military. Learn more.
  • Extension Requests: An extension has been granted ONLY for applicants who had begun an application for the General Named Endowed before the original March 1 deadline. These applicants must access their in-progress application through the link provided in the email sent by UMHEF and complete their application by March 4, 2020.

If you have questions at any step of the process, do not hesitate to contact us at 800-811-8110 during regular business hours or by email.