Master of Ministry

Scholarships

A number of scholarships are available for Master of Ministry students based on the following criteria:

40% scholarships

Category I - Full-Time Ministry

  • Member in good standing within churches of Christ
  • Working full-time in ministry within a local congregation of churches of Christ
  • Taking any number of hours within the MMIN program

OR

Category II - Full-Time Student in Part-Time Ministry

  • Member in good standing within churches of Christ
  • Working a minimum of ten hours per week within a local congregation of churches of Christ as a volunteer or salaried worker.
  • Taking a minimum of 9 hours/semester in the MMIN program

25% scholarships

Continuing Student Scholarship

  • Member in good standing within churches of Christ
  • Have completed 12 hours in the MMIN program with a minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA.
  • Working a minimum of six hours per week within a local congregation of churches of Christ as a volunteer or salaried worker.
  • Taking any number of hours within the MMIN program.
OR
Shepherd Scholarship
  • Member in good standing within churches of Christ
  • Currently serving as an elder in the local congregation.
  • Taking any number of hours within the MMIN program.
OR

Active Military Scholarship
  • Member in good standing within churches of Christ
  • Currently serving full time in the military.
  • Working a minimum of six hours per week within a local congregation of churches of Christ as a volunteer or salaried worker. 
  • Taking any number of hours within the MMIN program.

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    • Category I: Please submit a letter from a church representative (on church letterhead) verifying your full-time employment. NOTE: If you begin work with a different congregation during the year, please provide a letter from the new congregation when your work with that congregation begins.
      • You must provide us with a scholarship application EACH semester for which you wish to receive the scholarship. NOTE carefully these deadlines:
        • Fall: August 1
        • Spring: January 1
        • Summer: May 1
    • Category II:  Please submit a letter from a church representative (on church letterhead) EACH semester, verifying your participation of a minimum of 10 hours per week for the 15 week semester for which you are receiving the scholarship.
    • Continuing Student:  Please submit a letter from a church representative (on church letterhead) EACH semester for which you are applying for the 25% scholarship, verifying your participation of a minimum of 6 hours per week for the 15 week semester for which you are receiving the scholarship.
    • Shepherd Scholarship: Please submit a letter from a church representative (on church letterhead) verifying your service as an elder.
    • Active Military Scholarship: Please submit a letter from a church representative (on church letterhead) verifying your participation of a minimum of 6 hours per week   for the 15 week semester for which you are receiving the scholarship.

  • Instructions for Graduate Scholarship Application - Please Read Carefully

    ALL APPLICANTS:

    1.   You must provide us with a scholarship application EACH semester for which you wish to receive the scholarship. 

    NOTE carefully these deadlines:
    Fall:  August 1
    Spring:  January 1
    Summer:  May 1

    You may use the online form below each semester, remembering to mail in documents mentioned above. If you prefer, you may print the application pdf and mail it in.

    I would like to apply for/renew the following scholarship:

    - I serve as a full-time minister.
    - I have entered into an agreement with a local congregation to serve a minimum of ten hours per week, 15 weeks each semester.
    - I am continuing as a student in the MMIN program and meet the qualifications listed above.

    Active Military Scholarship – I serve full time in the military and meet the qualifications listed above.

    For semester Year
    Name
    Phone
    Harding ID number (H number)
    Email
    Number of hours for which you plan to enroll
    Church name
    Church address
    Church City, State, Zip
    Church phone number
    Supervising Elder
     

Master of Ministry
501-279-4252
mmin@harding.edu

FAX
501-279- 4281