The Ministerial scholarship provides financial assistance to full-time degree-seeking students who are credentialed ministers, as well as spouses or dependents* of credentialed ministers, actively ministering in one of the following roles: a) pastor, b) missionary, c) evangelist, d) chaplain, e) conference or general official in a denomination, or f) other ministerial position.
*Dependents include individuals who are in foster care or legal guardianship.
The award is $500 per semester or $1,000 per year. The scholarship is non-transferable, not available during the summer semester and not redeemable for cash.
The application to apply for the Emmanuel College Ministerial Scholarship is the Emmanuel College Application for Financial Aid. The application is available online here.
These scholarships are renewable each year (up to four years) provided the recipient maintains above criteria as well as Satisfactory Academic Progress.
In addition to scholarship, students are encouraged to apply for additional forms of assistance by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid here and the HOPE Scholarship and Georgia Tuition Equalization Grant here.
All grants, scholarships and loans singularly or in combination cannot exceed a students’ cost of attendance. A students cost of attendance is determined by the financial aid office and includes tuition, room and board, books, transportation and miscellaneous expenses.