General Board of Higher Education and Ministry/The Rev. Dr. Karen Layman Gift of Hope: 21st Century Scholars Program

$1000 scholarship to United Methodist undergraduate students who are full-time, active members of UMC for at least three years prior to applying. Must demonstrate leadership in the United Methodist Church and be enrolled in a full-time degree program at a regionally accredited U.S. institution. Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher required.


Award Amount $1,000
Number of Awards Not reported
Application Deadline March 1
Available to Class Level Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability Not renewable


Minimum GPA Required 3.0
Ethnicity/Heritage None specified
Residency None specified
Gender None specified
Religious Affiliation Methodist
Location of College None specified
Area of Study None specified
Financial Need Financial need analysis is not required


Organization Assistant Director of Loans & Scholarships
General Board of Higher Education and Ministry
Address PO Box 340007
City, State, Zip Nashville, TN 37203-0007
Telephone (615) 340-7388
Fax (615) 340-7529
Web Site Web site
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