All scholarships are paid directly to the school and are for tuition, room and board.
For the majority of our scholarships, you need to attend one of our UM-related institutions. If you have been awarded a scholarship through UMHEF to a UM-related school and choose to not attend that school, your scholarship may be revoked.
Yes, you may receive a scholarship from both UMHEF and GBHEM (the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry of the United Methodist Church). Please note that UMHEF is a separate non-profit and not directly connected with GBHEM.
Yes, to be considered for an UMHEF scholarship, you must be enrolled or plan to enroll in a United Methodist-related institution of higher education. For a list of the 119 UM-related college, universities, and seminaries, see our Schools page.