The Georgia United Methodist Foundation partners with donors, a student’s church, participating United Methodist-related schools, and the United Methodist Higher Education Foundation (UMHEF) to award matching United Methodist Dollars for Scholars (UMDFS) scholarships valued at up to $4,000 per year to Georgia Methodist students. UMDFS scholarship applications for the 2024-2025 academic year will be open January 1 – March 15, 2024 on UMHEF’s website.
According to UMHEF’s eligibility requirements, students must be an active, full member of a United Methodist Church, African Methodist Episcopal Church, AME Zion Church, or Christian Methodist Episcopal Church for at least a year before applying. Students must be enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time degree program at a regionally accredited United Methodist-related higher education institution in the US. Awards are open to incoming freshman through graduate students, including doctor of ministry students.
Visit UMHEF’s website here to learn more or to apply.