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Presbyterian Church (USA) Resources

Your home church and presbytery may provide financial support to their seminary students. Let them know your needs.


St. John’s Presbyterian Church, Reno Nevada Scholarships:

Student qualifications

  • Be an active member of any Presbyterian Church  (USA);

  • Be an Inquirer or Candidate under care of a  presbytery of the Presbyterian Church (USA); and

  • Preparing for ordination to the Office of  Minister of the Word and Sacrament of the Presbyterian Church (USA).

Deadline: Extended to June 30, 2014

Information and application can be found at: Call  the church (775.826.0990) if you have questions.


Synod of the  Sun 2013-14 Presbyterian Foundation Scholarships  

Deadline: Completed application by June 15.


  • Member  of a Presbyterian Church (USA) congregation within the four-state Synod of the  Sun area: Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, Texas;

  • Certified  as an Inquirer or Candidate under care of the Committee on Preparation for  Ministry (COPM) in their presbytery;

  • Plan to serve the  Presbyterian Church (USA) following graduation; and

  • Full-time student pursuing a Master of Divinity degree (MDiv) at  a Presbyterian or Presbyterian-related (by covenant)  theological school listed on the "Presbyterian Seminaries" page of  the foundation’s website:

More about the scholarship  can be found at the above website including the on-line application. 

The Foundation  website: (

Contacts: Valerie Knox ( or Frank Seaman at (


Freedom Plains United Presbyterian Church Vocational Scholarships

Deadline: Applications due by June 15.

A limited number of scholarships are available through the First Presbyterian Church, Poughkeepsie, NY. You may pick up an  application from the Financial Planning Office at 212 Campbell Hall,  404.687.4582. Please call the FPO at 404.687.4582 if you have questions or concerns. 

Submit applications to:

               Arne Christensen, Chairperson

               FFPC, PO Box 400

               LaGrangeville, NY 12540