Callihan Academic Fellowships
provide scholarships and research grants to theology students whose academic performance and research show outstanding potential, with a particular focus on work in the area of theology and a free and virtuous society. Grants of up to $3,000 are awarded for one-year only, although students may reapply and compete in future years. Deadline is July 15.Church Training and Deaconess House Scholarship Fund
supports Episcopalian women in a graduate program to further their lay or ordained ministry. Made possible by the Diocese of Pennsylvania, grants range from $2,000-3,000 and are renewable upon reapplication. Deadline is March 21.
The Dubose Scholarship Fund
makes need-based awards to postulants or candidates for Episcopal ordination who will be 32 years of age by May 1. Deadline is April 30.Holy Trinity Centennial Trust Scholarship
assists students studying to be involved in lay or ordained ministry in the Episcopal Church or the Anglican Communion. Deadline is March 31.
The Daniel R. Hoover Scholarship
supports graduate students studying in the field of ministry who exhibit financial need, academic merit, and community service, with preference given to students from North Carolina and secondarily to those attending a school in the South. Deadline is January 27.
The International Order of The King's Daughters and Sons
has a Student Ministry Scholarship Department which grants financial aid to Master of Divinity students preparing for a full-time religious vocation with a B grade average or better. Request applications between January 1 and March 31. Deadline is April 30.
The Anne Kumpuris Scholarship
honors academic achievement by a seminarian seeking ordination in the Episcopal Church. One scholarship of $10,000 is awarded annually to a student entering the second or third year of studies. Deadline is May 15.Military Chaplain Candidate Scholarship
is available to full-time seminarians who plan to be a military chaplain and who have an appointment or are in active service as a "Chaplain Candidate" in one of the Armed Services. Deadline is March 15.The Order of the Daughters of the King
offers need-based scholarships from its Masters Fund for Daughters and other women who are members of the Episcopal Church, the Anglican Communion, or churches in communion with the Episcopal Church who are studying for leadership and service within the church. Deadline is March 15 for Fall and October 1 for Spring or Summer awards.Point Foundation
oversees the National LGBTQ Scholarship Fund, which awards scholarships to graduate students who demonstrate academic achievement, financial need, leadership, and involvement in the LGBTQ community. Applications must be completed online and the initial step must be submitted by January 14. The Roothbert Fund
awards scholarships for candidates who have excellent grades and are "motivated by spiritual values" they seek to manifest in everyday life, with preference given to those considering a career in teaching/education. Applications are available on their website from November 1 through January 31. Deadline is February 1.
The Scudder Association
awards educational grants based on academic merit and financial need to students studying the field of ministry. Complete an application obtained at their website and then contact the VTS Office of Financial Aid for the referring association member's name (as required on the scholarship application). Deadline is April 15.SeminaryScholarships.org
A comprehensive, filterable, listing of over 160 scholarships available to seminary studentsShepherd Scholarship
from the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry is for students from a Masonic or Scottish Rite background who are studying for degrees that "benefit the human race." Applications are available online. Deadline is March 31. World Wide Baraca Philathea Union
, 610 South Harlem Avenue, Freeport, IL 61032 awards scholarships to seminarians. Deadline is March 31.