Wesley Church Scholarship Program

Wesley Church Scholarship Program
Wesley Church would like to award a college scholarship to an active Wesley Church member for the fall of 2020.
If you are an active member of Wesley Church and will be enrolled in an institution of higher learning this fall, click on link below for the scholarship form,
The three-member selection committee, which has been appointed by the Trustees, will notify the recipient (s) by May 15, 2020. Call the church office at 302-678-9626 for questions regarding the process.

REQUIREMENTS: The applicant must be:
1) A regularly attending participant at Wesley UMC, and
2) Pursuing a career in full-time Christian service, or
3) Pursuing a career in a “helping” profession (nursing, teaching, social work, and child care are examples), or
4) Pursuing an undergraduate degree or a post high school education, or
5) Pursuing an advanced degree, or
6) First-time recipient of this scholarship (preferred) or
7) Repeat recipient (acceptable).

The applicant will be judged on the following, in order of importance:
1) An essay that explains how the applicant has been inspired to pursue major career or field of study,
2) Christian service at Wesley United Methodist Church,
3) School and/or community service and
4) Academic success.

If none of the applicants meet all requirements, the selection committee may elect to waive the career requirement and award a scholarship to the resulting superior compliant applicant.
The deadline for turn in applications is April 1st, 2020.


Link for application: