2017 Graduating Seniors Take Note!
WELCA Scholarship Information

We have a wonderful scholarship opportunity that is sponsored by the Women of Zion. The Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (WELCA) have a $500 scholarship available for any member-student of Zion Lutheran Church that will be attending a Lutheran College or University. There will be a maximum of 4 scholarships available. This scholarship is often equally matched by the college thus increasing the value to $1000. Scholarships are awarded to second semester college freshman to be used for tuition or books.

To be eligible the following criteria must be met:

1. Be a graduating High School Senior with a “B” average or above
2. Be an active member of the Zion Lutheran Church
3. Be attending a Lutheran College
4. Be a confirmed member of an ELCA Church.

Application forms can be downloaded from the church website and are located in Warroad HS Counselors office. Completed applications may be submitted via postal mail or e-mail.

Zion Lutheran Church
Attn: WELCA Scholarship Committee OR email to: zlcw@mncable.net
PO Box 61
Warroad, MN 56763

Forms must be completed, properly signed and postmarked or e-mailed no later than April 3, 2017. The scholarship money is sent directly to the college. Recipients will be notified in May 2017.

WELCA Scholarship Application – 2017