UMC Grants, Scholarships and Loans

Information on available grants, scholarships and loans from a range of UMC sources will be added to this page. Please check back often for updates. 

The Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church 2022 Local Initiatives Grants
The Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church is inviting applications for the 2022 Local Initiatives Grants. Three grants of $1,000 each will be awarded to groups within Annual Conferences for special projects designed to strengthen ecumenical and/or interreligious relationships. Projects selected will be ecumenical and/or interreligious in both invitation and goals. Go here to learn about previous winners. 

The application deadline is September 17, 2021. Applications should be emailed to jhawxhurst@umc-cob.orgClick here to download the 2022 Local Initiatives Grants Application Form