Asbury United Methodist Church
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Scholarships

Asbury United Methodist Church 2016 Scholarships

Carol B. Maida Memorial Scholarship The Carol B. Maida Scholarship is financed through the permanent Endowment Fund of the Asbury United Methodist Church. This Award is named in honor of Carol B. Maida, who was active in her Church and her Community.

Purpose of the Carol B. Maida Memorial Scholarship
To recognize members of Asbury United Methodist Church who possess the qualities of Compassion, Perseverance, and Positive Attitude through support and encouragement with their post-high school and adult education.

 

Robert & Aileen VanKleek Memorial Scholarship
The Robert & Aileen VanKleek Scholarship is financed through the permanent Endowment Fund of Asbury United Methodist Church. This Award is named in honor of Robert & Aileen VanKleek who were active members of Central Avenue and Asbury UMC. Robert was also principal at Denfeld High School.

Purpose of the Robert & Aileen VanKleek Memorial Scholarship
To recognize the academic accomplishments of participation in the congregational life of members of Asbury UMC through support of their post-high school and adult education.

 

Requirements for Eligibility
Applicants must be full members of Asbury United Methodist Church of Duluth on the date of application. They must also have been a full member of the congregation for at least one year prior to the application deadline date. Applicants must also be enrolled or accepted into a post-high school degree or certificate program either full-time or part-time.

 

Selection Criteria
Applicants must complete and submit an Application Form (click here) along with supporting material, which must include:

  • Final or most recent official school transcript
  • Evidence of enrollment or acceptance into a post-high school degree or certificate program
  • Most recent transcript of grade report form, if already in a post high-school program
  • Description of their Leadership and Participation in Community, School, Asbury UMC,
    and statement of future goals.

Applicants may be required to have a personal interview with the Scholarship committee.

 

Application Request
Applications may be requested by e-mailing [email protected], picking up an application at the church office or downloading the form at the link above.

 

Application Deadline
In order to receive consideration for these scholarships, an application and supporting material MUST be received in the church office by April 1, 2016. Recipients will be announced on Scholarship Sunday, May 1, 2016.