Financial Aid for Service is partnering with other Presbyterian Mission Agency offices to provide debt assistance to members of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) serving Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) organizations. This includes lay members, Commissioned Ruling Elders/Commissioned Pastors seeking credentials for ordered ministry and candidates certified ready to receive a call. Participants may receive up to $250 of assistance with student loan payments for up to 12 months while the applicant is in service. Commissioned Ruling Elders seeking credentials for ordered ministry and candidates certified ready to receive a call will have the opportunity to reapply up to two times.
- Have educational debt in excess of $5,000
- Serve a PC(USA) organization, including:
- Camp/Conference Center
- New Worshiping Community
Rolling deadline on a funds-available basis
To apply for Season of Service Loan Assistance, download the application below and return it to firstname.lastname@example.org. Financial Aid for Service will be in contact with the applicant within 5 business days to discuss the next steps of the process.
Other Helpful Links
Managing Educational Debt
Educational Loan Policy