ABWM of NYS Scholarship

** Links have been updated for the 2019 Application**

The due date for the 2019-2020 school year is JUNE 1st!

The Scholarship Committee Administers the fund for scholarships. Awards vary with needs of the individual and the amount of the fund.

Applicants must be a member of an American Baptist Church, female and taking a full-time course of study, presently residing in the area covered by American Baptist Women’s Ministries of New York State. While at college this relationship should be maintained. There are no age restrictions.

Are you interested in applying? Do you have questions?  Please contact Colleen Charsky, the Scholarship Committee Chairwoman.

For full instructions please download the APPLICATION-and-DIRECTIONS.  Do you need the application mailed to you instead?  Please contact Colleen Charsky, the Scholarship Committee Chairwoman to have one mailed to you.

Here is briefly what you need to apply:

  1. One page essay on one event that occurred during the past year and how it has impacted your faith.
  2. Copies of current US Income tax returns, and other financial materials as explained in the full application directions.
  3. Three letters of recommendation from the people you list on your application. Christmas Break is an excellent time to work on this so please pass this on to those who will be applying!
  4. Recent photo
  5. Supporting documentation if attending a Christian College or University.

The deadline for the application to be received by is JUNE 1ST!