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Religious Scholarships

Churches, synagogues, and religious organizations like to help students pay for their education. Below are scholarships for students of specific faiths.

National Catholic Society of Foresters Scholarship
Sponsor: National Catholic Society of Foresters
Amount: Up to $4,000
Closing Date: January 30, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to Catholic graduating high school seniors and current college students. Applicant must be a NCSF member.

Ethnic Minority Scholarship
Sponsor: Assemblies of God
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: February 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to students who are currently enrolled in an Assemblies of God endorsed college and classify as an ethnic minority.

J. Robert Ashcroft National Youth Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Assemblies of God
Amount: Up to $8,000
Closing Date: February 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who attend an Assemblies of God church and plan to attend an AG endorsed college.

JVS Scholarship
Sponsor: JVS Chicago
Amount: Up to $8,000
Closing Date: February 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to Jewish college and graduate students who are residents of the metropolitan Chicago area, including Lake County, Indiana.

Ruth K. Jacobs Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Choristers Guild
Amount: Up to $1,500
Closing Date: February 1, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to junior and senior college students and graduate students who are full-time Music majors with choral church music as a primary intent.

WMU Scholarships
Sponsor: Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) Foundation
Amount: Varies
Closing Date: February 1, 2017
Description: Scholarships are open to Baptist students, including children of Baptist missionaries, and those preparing for Baptist mission service. In addition to general scholarships, there are scholarships open only to females, medical school students, students from South Carolina, and students preparing for Baptist Christian ministry.

Bullard Family Scholarship
Sponsor: The North Carolina Baptist Foundation, Inc.
Amount: Up to $2,500
Closing Date: February 15, 2017
Description: Scholarship is open to North Carolina residents who have been accepted or are currently enrolled full-time in a degree program at any institution of higher learning. Applicant must be committed to preparing for full-time Christian ministry and be a member (or parents are a member) of a church affiliated with the Baptist State Convention of North Carolina.

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