Get a grant, scholarship or loan

collegeThere are several programs that may assist you. Most of our programs are for churches, congregations, small businesses, ministries and other similar organizations. We do have a small group of scholarships, which you can find out at the Financial Aid and Scholarships page below.

Financial Aid: Loans, scholarships and grants for undergraduate, graduate and seminary students. Find out more here.

Self-Development of PeopleSelf-Development of People provides grants to those living in poverty to help improve their lives. More information can be found here.

Racial Ethnic & Women’s MinistriesRacial Ethnic & Women’s Ministries provides grants to newly established congregations. Congregations can apply for grants for the first year of ministry and beyond at varying amounts. You can find those grants, called Mission Program Grants, here. These grants are also part of our 1001 New Worshiping Communities movement.

Presbyterian Investment and Loan ProgramThe Presbyterian Investment and Loan Program, Inc. (PILP) is a nonprofit corporation of PC(USA) created to provide low-cost loans to congregations, governing bodies and related entities of PC(USA). The Program offers Presbyterian investors—members, pastors, churches and other governing bodies—an opportunity to support the growth of the church through investing.