Foundation Merit Scholarship Nominations Due October 1st!

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REMINDER - Foundation Merit Scholarship Nomination Deadline for Financial Aid Offices is due October 1st!

Annually, each of our United Methodist-related school, college, university, or theological schools in the U.S. are eligible to nominate students for Foundation Merit Scholarships. The United Methodist Higher Education Foundation (UMHEF) annually allocates a $2,000 scholarship for each United Methodist-related school, college & university to distribute to one student. For each United Methodist-related seminary or professional school in the U.S., UMHEF annually allocates a $3,000 scholarship each for a first, second, and final-year student.

Eligible students must be attending one of the 119 United Methodist-related institutions and:

-A member of the United Methodist Church for at least 1 year

-Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or equivalent from latest academic transcript (HS for freshman)

-Preference should be given to ethnic minority and/or first generation college students.

Click here to download a Foundation Merit Scholars Program nomination form and students may seek nomination DIRECTLY THROUGH YOUR SCHOOL'S FINANCIAL AID OFFICE by October 1, 2016!


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