UM Dollars for Scholars
Application typically opens from January 1 – March 1.
The United Methodist Dollars for Scholars (UMDFS) program involves matching support from a student’s church, UMHEF, as well as participating United Methodist-related schools and UMC conference foundations. Awards may total up to $4,000! To learn more about the qualifications and to apply, visit the UMHEF website, linked below.
UMC Federal Credit Union Scholarship
Application typically closes late April.
Scholarships are available for UMC students aged 17-35 who are attending or planning to attend college. Students should be a member of the UMC Federal Credit union and attend a church in one of the 4 conferences. Applicants must be a member of the UMC Federal Credit Union. Joining requires a $5 initial deposit into a share/savings account. Applicants should also submit a 500-word essay.
Jean Pratt Memorial Scholarship
Application typically closes late June.
Jean Pratt, a long-time member of our congregation, passed away in 1997 and a Memorial Trust was established to provide scholarships to East Cobb UMC college students. Students who are attending any college or vocational school in the 2023-2024 academic year are eligible to apply (the college does not have to be Methodist-affiliated).