Scholarships for College Students
Application period: December 1, 2023 to February 28, 2024
The Women’s League of Central Union Church is once again pleased to offer two scholarship opportunities to assist those attending (or planning to attend) higher education programs. Previous awards ranged from $1,000 to $2,000* and prior recipients may reapply each year. Central Union Church members and active participants are eligible to receive up to a 10% scoring bonus.
The KENNETH O. and DORIS A. REWICK EDUCATIONAL AID FUND is awarded to students from Hawai‘i enrolled (or will be enrolled) in any accredited school for undergraduate or graduate college training, or for other specialized training beyond high school and includes full time, part time or online students.
The RUTH C. SCUDDER SCHOLARSHIP is awarded to a female of Christian affiliation from Hawai‘i who is a student within the University of Hawai‘i system. Preference is given to UCC members and upperclassmen.
Applications will be accepted through the ScholarsApp online platform only. Visit https://scholarsapp.com/ to create an account and for additional information. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Deadline for complete applications is February 28, 2024.
*Award amounts may vary from year to year and are per the discretion of the Women’s League.
Scholarships for Master of Divinity Students
Central Union’s Deacon’s Theological Scholarship Fund (DTSF) provides financial assistance to students who are preparing for service as Christian ministers. The primary focus will be to grant tuition assistance, up to $5,000, for students who are enrolled in accredited graduate schools pursuing a Master of Divinity degree. Past recipients include Rev. George Scott, Scott Furukawa, Michael Hallman, and Cassandra Chee.
There is one granting cycle per year. Applications must be presented to the committee by January 31 for the start of the fall academic year. A decision will be made by the DTSF Committee and communicated to the applicant by March 31.
Download an application or APPLY ONLINE. Please be sure to read the “Mission, Standards, and Guidelines for Applicants” below.