First United Methodist Church of Spring Hill
Monday, June 26, 2017

Scholarship Application

 

THE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
OF SPRING HILL, FLORIDA
 
SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION
 
Name (first, middle, last) _______________________________________________________________________
 
Street Address: _____________________________________________________________________________
 
City/State/Zip Code: ________________________________________________________________________
 
Mailing Address (if different from above) ______________________________________________________________
 
City/State/Zip Code:   _______________________________________________________________________
 
Telephone Number: (____)__________ Cell Phone Number: (____)___________ E-mail address: __________________
 
SSN _______________________________________
 [only to be completed after scholarship is granted]
 
Date of Birth: __________________________  
 
       Current Scholarship Recipients:   Please skip down and complete the Application for Continuation of Scholarship Grant
 
                                                                                                                                                                                   
Father/Guardian’s Name (if under age 18): ______________________________________________________
 
Address (if different from above): _______________________________________Do you live with this person? _____
 
Mother/Guardian’s Name (if under age 18) : _______________________________________________________
 
Address (if different from above):________________________________________Do you live with this person? _____
 
List other siblings at home:
 
Name:______________________________ Age: _____ School:_____________________________________________
 
Name:______________________________ Age: _____ School:_____________________________________________
 
Name:______________________________ Age: _____ School:_____________________________________________
 
Name:______________________________ Age: _____ School:_____________________________________________
 
An eligibility requirement is that you must be a Member of the First United Methodist Church of Spring Hill, Florida for at least one year by the time the scholarship would be awarded. How did you join? (Check one)
 
□ Youth Confirmation Class     □ Profession of Faith     □ Transfer from another church
For Committee use: Date joined per Church Office: _______________________________
 
Church Participation
An eligibility requirement is that you must demonstrate active participation in some aspect of the program of First United Methodist Church of Spring Hill during the past year. Please describe briefly your participation in this church in the following areas:       (If more space is needed, use a separate sheet and indicate the section referred to.)
 
Youth Ministry: ___________________________________________________________________________________
 
Summer Mission Trips: _____________________________________________________________________________
 
Worship Attendance: _______________________________________________________________________________
 
Sunday School/Bible Study: __________________________________________________________________________
 
Volunteer Service to the Church (choir, usher, nursery attendant, etc.): ________________________________________
 
Other activities sponsored by or affiliated with this church: _________________________________________________
 
 
Education Information
Currently attending:   □ High School   □ College/University   □ Certificate Program □ Not in school at present
 
Name and location of school you are now attending, if any: ________________________________________________
 
When do you expect to graduate from the school you are now attending?   (Month/Year)        _______________________
 
If you are in a college or vocational program, what degree/certificate are you seeking?       ________________________
 
What is your intended major? __________________________
For Committee use:      □ Christian ministry-related majors      □ All other majors 
 
School you seek scholarship assistance for: □ Same as school now attending □ Different school (please give name and location of this school: _____________________________________________________________________________
 
If different school, have you been accepted yet?   □ yes     □ not yet
 
Program you seek scholarship assistance for is a: □ 2-year degree program □ 4-year degree program □ Other (please describe: _______________________________________________________________________________________
 
You must be a full-time student to qualify for this scholarship. How many hours are considered “full time” at the school you are requesting scholarship assistance for? _________
 
Please describe your career or life goals, which this scholarship will assist you to obtain:
 
 ________________________________________________________________________________________
 
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
Other Information
 
Have you applied for other scholarships? (Please list and indicate the amounts applied for and indicate any that have been granted):
 ________________________________________________________________________________________
 
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
Describe your involvement in school or community activities/service during the past two years, other than church-related (for example: school soccer team, library aide, community clean up day, president of Spanish Club at school, volunteered at local thrift store, etc.)
 
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
 
If more space is needed, please use a separate sheet of paper and indicate section referred to.
 
Other information you may want to include: _____________________________________________________
 
_________________________________________________________________________________________
 
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Please request that a copy of your high school/college (most recent) Official Transcript be sent to the Church Office, to the attention of the Scholarship Committee.
 
   I understand that I may be required to attend an in-person interview with the Scholarship Committee as part of the application process.
 
Signature of Applicant: ______________________________________________ Date: __________________
 
 
Signature of Parent/Guardian (if under age 18): _____________________________ Date: _________________
 
 
 (PLEASE NOTE: Completed application, including Official Transcriptmust be received
 in Church Office by March 15th.)


 

 
Application for Continuation of Scholarship Grant for Current Recipients
(Please be sure that you have completed the top section of page 1, and submit all pages together.)
 
What school are you requesting scholarship assistance for:     □ Same as current school.      □ A different school
 
If a different school, please give name and location of school: _____________________________________________
 
What is your current course of study (major)? __________________________________________________________
 
Number of hours completed during Fall Semester:   _____________________________________________________
 
What are your career/life goals at this time? ___________________________________________________________
 
Are you currently employed?    □ yes      □ no    If yes, average weekly hours worked: _________________________
 
               Job Title: ___________________________      Employer: ________________________________________
 
              Job Supervisor: _________________________     Dates of Employment: ____________ to ______________
 
Christian/Church activities while in school, Fall semester (please give details):
 
            □ Attended church regularly at (name of church)   _______________________________________________
 
            □ Participated in Bible studies at (church, campus group, etc.): _____________________________________
 
            □ Participated in church activities/service (choir, usher, weeding garden, etc.): ________________________
 
            □ Other Christian activities (social groups, service groups, etc.): ___________________________________
 
Extra-curricular non-church activities during past year: :________________________________________________
 
Honors received during past year: __________________________________________________________________
 
Scholarships/Financial Assistance and the amounts awarded to you for the upcoming year:
 
______________________________________________________________________________________________
 
Other information you wish to share with Committee: ____________________________________________________
 
Please request that a copy of your Fall Semester Official Transcript be sent to the Church Office, to the attention of the Scholarship Committee.
 
 
Signature of Applicant: ___________________________________________________ Date: __________________
 
 
Signature of Parent/Guardian (if under age 18): _________________________________ Date: _________________
                       


 

 (PLEASE NOTE: Completed application, including Official Transcript, 
must be received in Church Office by March 15th.)
 
11/12/2009