Eligibility Requirements • Since these scholarships are funded by the Nebraska District UPCI Revival Fund, applicants must be born-again, active members of a Nebraska United Pentecostal Church. • The applicant must be enrolled (or will be enrolled) in an institution of higher learning (University, College, Trade School) • The applicant must either be enrolled in either the fall or spring semester and show proof in order to receive funds. • The institution does not have to be a Bible School (College), but if it is, it must be a UPCI endorsed Bible College. • $500 remit per approved application • Applications must be received by a District Board member by midnight March 31st of each year. • An applicant may apply each year that they will be enrolled in higher education. • You can apply once per year • While this scholarship offers a one-time payment, returning students may apply each year they are in school. • To reapply, the entire application process must be repeated, and a GPA of 3.00 maintained. Application Deadline • Applications must be received by a Nebraska District UPCI Board member by midnight March 31st of each year. Awarding and Disbursements • The approved applicants will be announced at the Nebraska Conference each year. • Each approved applicant will be awarded a one-time disbursement of $500.00 paid directly to the institution. • The scholarship funds will be paid by check and mailed to the institution on August 1 of the year the applicant was approved. Applicant’s Responsibility • Each applicant must complete their portion of the application. • Each applicant must submit a recent color photo of themselves. • Each applicant must write, in their own words, an essay on how their intended education will enable and empower them to greater ministry, with a minimum of 750-words. • Each applicant must engage with their employer and ensure they complete the required Employer Reference Form. • Each applicant must engage with their Pastor and ensure they complete the required Pastor Reference Form. • Each applicant must engage with their one of their current instructors and ensure they complete the required Scholastic Reference Form.
Complete and Submit the APPLICANT INFORMATION form
Complete and Submit the EMPLOYER REFERENCE form
Complete and Submit the PASTOR REFERENCE form