2019 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 freshmen 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.
Zion WELCA Scholarship Application forms can be downloaded or are located in Warroad HS Counselor’s office. Completed applications may be submitted via postal mail or e-mail.
Zion Lutheran Church
Attn: WELCA Scholarship Committee
PO Box 61
Warroad, MN 56763
OR email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Forms must be completed, properly signed, and postmarked or e-mailed no later than April 1, 2019. The scholarship money is sent directly to the college. Recipients will be notified in May 2019. Contact Traci Pederson at 242-1596 or Heidi Lien at 242-5015 with questions.
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Additional scholarship monies are available through the Northwestern Minnesota Synodical Women’s Organization. Download Guidelines and Application form here.