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March 5 2021
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Esther E. Edwards Graduate Scholarship


One $5000 graduate scholarship for a female administrator or faculty member interested in pursuing advanced studies for a PhD or appropriate terminal degree. Must be preparing for employment in higher education administration at a United Methodist college or university, maintain a GPA of 2.85, and be an active, full member of the UMC for at least one year.

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Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university
  • CheckmarkMinimum 2.5 GPA
  • CheckmarkRestricted to female students
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to specific religious affiliations: Methodist

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