ATTENTION: ALL GRADUATING SENIORS AND STUDENTS CURRENTLY ENROLLED OR ANY CHURCH MEMBER PURSUING POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION
Your church supports your continuing education and awards several scholarships each year. You are encouraged to apply for one of those listed below.
The Loretta Thompson Pond Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 1995 and is for graduating high school seniors who are members of this church. Criteria for the Pond Scholarship include service to the church and the community, involvement in church activities, academic achievement, and financial need.
Applicants need to complete both the Loretta Thompson Pond Scholarship Application Pond Application and the General Scholarship Fund Application. Two letters of reference and one essay are also required.
This scholarship is available to any church member who is either a high school senior enrolled in, or intending to study at the college, university, or graduate level, or any church member pursuing post-secondary education is encouraged to apply. Applicants need to have been accepted or are attending a college or university in order for the funds to be awarded. .
Award considerations include church involvement during and after high school. Applicants for this scholarship only need to complete the General Scholarship Fund Application General Application..
Applications are available on this page or by calling the church office at 799-3361. Completed applications need to be returned to the church office by Thursday, March 8. If you have questions after reading the application forms, direct them to the Scholarship Committee or the Church Office.
Comments from recent scholarship recipients:
“The church has done so much for my family and I, and I am thankful for all of it. The church truly has shaped me into the person I am today.”
“I respect the other…seniors and admire each as individuals. I am lucky to have grown up in this church community. Thank you for your confidence and support in my education.”
“The money I was awarded was one of the many ways the church has been able to assist me through my life.”
Jeri Sides, Sally Sutton, Barbara Powers, Judy Kimball, and Cindy Maddox