Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
359
Days
May 12 2025
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - Documentation of service to people living with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities; Pictures of applicant volunteering/interacting with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
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Developmental Disabilities Scholastic Achievement Scholarship for College Students

Description

The Auxiliary Scholarship Committee is offering scholarships to Lutheran students pursuing undergraduate degrees that will prepare them for ministry, so they will have an opportunity to share Jesus' love and the Gospel message with people living with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Applicants must be an active, communicant member of a Lutheran congregation. They must have a career objective in the field of ministry with people living with intellectual and developmental disabilities, allowing opportunities to share the Gospel and Jesus' love with them and establish a wonderful relationship of shared faith. Documentation of 100 hours of service to people living with developmental disabilities; four letters of recommendation from pastors, professors, and two non-family members; and pictures of applicants volunteering or interacting with people with developmental disabilities must be submitted. Permission to use pictures will be required of each person in the picture. Please visit the scholarship's website for more information.

Amount Details

$3,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Religion/Theology, Special Education
  • CheckmarkRestricted to specific religious affiliations: Lutheran

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Documentation of service to people living with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities; Pictures of applicant volunteering/interacting with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Application Form May Be Submitted By Mail
  • Checkmark Essay
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  • Checkmark Transcript
Contact Jenna Wegner

jenna.wegner@ablelight.org
Tel: 920-206-4426 Address 600 Hoffmann Dr.
Watertown, WI 53094