Our religion majors and minors benefit from significant scholarship opportunities, with amounts ranging from a few hundred dollars to a full ride:
The goal of the Templeton Fund is to provide financial resources for students whose specific vocational aspirations include mindful service and ministry to others.
For Spring 2021, we can offer scholarships up to the following:
Likely to be renewed, but the amounts could change over time based upon the continuance of the fund and also the number of Religion majors and minors. The Religion department will re-evaluate late Spring 2021 to determine awards for Fall/Spring 2021-2022.
For a worthy religion major or minor, with a financial need, chosen by the faculty.
For full-time student in good academic standing, studying religion, intent on a career in the United Methodist Church, who demonstrates financial need and is making normal progress toward graduation. Chosen by the faculty.
Students must be studying for the ministry or associated careers in the ministry and demonstrate financial need. Full-time students only. Chosen by faculty.
For deserving students, preferably those from the Methodist Texas Conference area and preparing themselves for ministerial service.
Students preparing for full-time ministry, especially women preparing for seminary. Recommended by the faculty and chosen by the donor.
Scholarships for worthy students in religion who are preparing to enter the ministry