The Scholarship Policy and Guidelines below gives general principles of scholarships for churches and is available free to download, customize and print for your church, nonprofit organization...
The policy and guidelines below for church scholarships is a great tool if your church has tuition assistance, etc. for education. It creates a tool to provide educational benefits to your employees and members in your church.
Some churches even offer these scholarships to people in their local community which is a great tool to draw them on into their church by showing the Love of God.
The policy and guidelines for church scholarships below includes:
Policy Name (Scholarship Policy and Guidelines)
General Principles -
These general principles and
are to be used for all scholarship funds held by [Church Name].The purpose of these
scholarships is to assist recipients with their higher education of training...(See policy below.)
Principles Guiding Awards for Specific Scholarship Funds -
[Church Name] currently
holds two scholarship funds. The [Scholarship Name] is in memory of [Names in
memory of], and the [Scholarship Name] is in memory of [Names in memory of]...(See policy below.)
Housekeeping Procedures -
As early as possible in the
New Year, the members of the Scholarship Committee should be made aware of the
policy and guidelines, of the amount of funds available, and whether there are
any restrictions on the amount available for the current year. The committee
will make this information available to the Church Board...(See policy below.)
Selection Criteria and Recommendations - The goal is to award all
qualified applicants, not to have to choose according to their “need” or
“merit”...(See policy below.)
Instructions for Applicant - 1. Read
the guidelines carefully. 1.
a personal statement/essay of no more than three typewritten pages that
reflects your goals, motivation, reasons why you should be awarded the
scholarship and an introduction of yourself to the committee who will review
application forms and materials should be typed...(See policy below.)
Eligible Requirements - 1. The
applicant must have maintained an active relationship with [Church Name]. 2. There
shall be no age restrictions except for the [Scholarship Name] which specifies
that the applicant must be a graduating high school senior....(See policy below.)
Accompanying Forms - 1. Each
application must be accompanied by a personal essay/statement, not to exceed
three typewritten pages, which must include the education goals of the applicant,
motivation, why the applicant feels he/she should receive the scholarship, and
a personal profile of introduction. Applicants are encouraged to submit other
material, which they consider relevant...(See policy below.)
Interview - The Church Scholarship
Review Committee may require an interview with the applicants. Applicants will
be notified by telephone, email or letter of their interview date and time. All
interviews shall be completed prior to the [Deadline Date] of the application
Church policies and procedures are a very important part of the organization to ensure accuracy and organization. Take advantage of these policies and procedures to use as guides to create your own.
Click on the link below to download the policy and guidelines for church scholarships:
If you need to modify this form, try the site: Free PDF Services. You can convert this Adobe file into a Word document free of charge and make the necessary changes.
You will need Adobe Reader (the latest version is recommended) installed on your computer in order to save or open these forms.
You can get Adobe Reader freehere (a new window will open so you can download it without leaving this page).
If you want to open the file in your browser window, just click on one of the links above. However, if you want to download the file to view later, then right-click on the link and choose "Save Target As" or "Save File As". Then select where you want to save the file on your hard drive.
If you would like to receive access to the FreeChurchForms.com Table of Contents that has all the free church forms, certificates, flyers, brochures, letters, games and more that are listed in alphabetical order by category with links leading to the page to immediately download just simply sign up for my free monthly newsletter below. You will also receive access to my free 14 Page eBook - "Top Ten Tips on How to Organize Your Office" as a Thank You Gift for signing up. Enjoy! :)
**The information here below will be secure and your privacy will be maintained.**
Free eBook - "Top 10 Tips on How to Organize Your Office"
"The Form Gallery"
FreeChurchForms.com Monthly Newsletter (Free)
Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions.
Collection of all the Church Forms, Flyers, Certificates...(850+)
on FreeChurchForms.com available on CD - each form...in PDF and MS Word 2007 or higher version format. Plus 5 Free Bonuses such as Attendance Record in Excel that will automatically calculate church attendance!
If so, click on the link above to discover the Secrets to Earning Thousands of Dollars with Virtually ANY Fundraising Event!
*I do the tithes at the end of the year for a very small outreach in the city of Detroit. They had been paying thousands of dollars every several years trying to keep a database of their donors.
I searched last year for something less costly for them and came across your database (Shepherdbase). It is a blessing and so appreciated. Thank you for all your hard work and thank you for Giving To The Lord. Peacemakers Int. in Detroit on Chene street is another ministry you have blessed. - Charlene - U.S.
*This website has been very useful for my ministries with Hospice, the Hospital and Human Services. I recommend this website to any church, ministry or agency that is supporting or ministering to people. God Bless You - Chaplain Dave - U.S.
*Just wanted to let you know how helpful your resources are. We are a small church and have missed out on doing a lot of things. We ordered your Church Forms on CD and are just pleased. Keep up the good work of providing resources for Churches. - Lillian - U.S.
*I am a minister of the Gospel of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and have been tremendously blessed to access you and pray that God the Almighty favor you in what you do. You have enabled me to access ready-designed church documents. Thanks and God Bless You Terressa. - Bro. Mike - Kenya, Africa
*Thank You! You're heart for giving free resources and making things so affordable is truly a blessing. My Pastor always says: "What you make happen for someone else, God will make happen for you!" May God richly bless you and your ministry to us and so many others, enlarge your territory and bring financial blessings with good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over!!! 10,000 Blessings! Leeanna - U.S.
*Thanks for making this site available. I took over as secretary of our small church a few months ago, and I am having to create a lot of forms. This site is a blessing! - Vicki - U.S.
*After years of frustration and being overcharged for Church Management software, I came across "Shepherbase" and all my problems were solved.
1. Tracks members and visitors
2. Tracks contributions
3. Organizes by both individual AND family
4. Creates professional letters, relevant to church ministry
5. Is easy to use
6. Costs a mere fraction of other databases offering similar features.
7. So much more.
I am very thankful for this product and I recommend it to anybody wanting to exit the cost and complexity rat race of Church databases.
Thank you Shepherdbase!
walk you through QuickBooks from start to finish, complete with
examples, terminology, and everything a busy church administrator or
bookkeeper needs to know. For more information just click the link above!