2019 Beers Scholarship Application

Richmond United Methodist Church
8538 Delaware Drive – Bangor Pennsylvania 18013
Pastor Ed Van Arsdale Office: 610-588-7317
The Joseph H. and Mildred E. Beers Memorial Scholarship Fund 2019 Application Form

Completed Application by July 7, 2019                                       Date: ________________

1.Name: ______________________________________________________________
2.Address:_____________________________________________________________________
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3.Phone: _____________________________________________
4.Email: ______________________________________________
5.Date in which you became a full member of the Richmond United Methodist Church: _________________________
6.Academic, Person, and Professional Information
The Joseph H. and Mildred E. Beers Memorial Scholarship may be applied for by persons who are full and active members of the Richmond United Methodist Church. In addition, persons applying for the scholarship aid will be reviewed competitively based on the following criteria:
A/B. Local Church Attendance, Involvement, and Support
C.Community
D.Essay stating basic career goals and how applicant intends to serve humanity and God as a result of their education.
E.Financial Need.

 


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A. Please provide a review as to how you have been involved in the life and ministry
of the Richmond UMC during the past three years.
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B. How has your involvement in Richmond UMC impacted your life?
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C. Please provide a review as to how you have been active in service to your
community (can include school and civic organizations and other volunteer
activities).
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D. Attach a copy of your latest available academic transcript.
E. What is your anticipated course of study? Explain. _________________________
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F. Financial Need:
1. Name of academic institution where you have been accepted and plan to
attend. ___________________________________________________
2. Mailing address of the Business Office of the academic institution you
plan to attend.
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3. Phone number of Business Office of academic institution you plan to
attend. ______________________________________________________
4. Student ID: _________________________________________________


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5. Please list estimated expenses for the academic year in which your
scholarship will be applied.
Tuition: _______________________________________________
Room and Board: _______________________________________
Books: _______________________________________________
Other Anticipated Fees: ________________ (explain what for: __________________).
Total Estimated Expenses per year: ___________________________________
5. List the sources and amount of financial aid:
Source Amount
Scholarships: _____________________ ______________________
Grants: __________________________ ______________________
Bequests: ________________________ ______________________
Loans: __________________________ ______________________
Family: _________________________ ______________________
Personal/Jobs: ____________________
Total Estimated Aid: ____________________________
G. Please provide the scholarship committee with a short essay (approximately 4 to 5
paragraphs, double spaced) in which you introduce yourself and your course of
study; provide your professional goals, and how you feel your education can help you
serve God and humanity.
Signature of Applicant: ____________________________________________________
Attachment: Transcript and Essay


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Disclaimers:
A. The scholarship committee, in its absolute discretion, may reject any and all
applications if the committee deems such application does not meet the fund
eligibility guidelines.
B. Awarded monies are for academic related expenses only.
C. Awarded monies will be sent directly to the Business Office of the Academic
Institution.
D. The terms of this scholarship expires with the awarding of the scholarship
and/or rejection of the application. Applicants need to reapply for monies for
each academic year they desire the award.
Failure to submit all required materials
will lead to the candidate not being considered.

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