The PCUSA Parent Loan program was designed to serve Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) members seeking assistance with the expenses of dependents attending college in the United States.
Parent must be:
- Active member of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A)
- U.S. Citizen or permanent resident of the United States
- Full-Time parent or guardian of dependent student who is:
- enrolled at least half-time at an accredited college or university in the United States
- Making satisfactory Academic Progress
- Demonstrates educational cost in excess of awarded grants, scholarships and loans
- Gives satisfactory evidence of financial reliability
Range of Award
$10,000 per year $75,000 lifetime cap including all PCUSA educational Loans and Loan Assistance
Interest Rate: 6%
Repayment: Begins 60 days after final loan disbursement
How to apply:
A complete parent loan application includes:
- Part 1: Biographical Information
- Part 2: Financial Information form
- Church membership form (This form will be sent directly to the pastor or clerk of session after part 1 is received.)
- Master Promissory Note (This form will be sent directly to the borrower once part 1 is received)
Send application elements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This application is currently closed. Please visit pcusa.org/parentloan in Spring 2020 to apply.
The office of Financial Aid for Service also provides scholarships to undergraduate students. Visit www.pcusa.org/scholarship for more information.