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Resources in Financial Aid

Paper CPM Endorsement for Presbyterian Study Grant

This is the paper version of the CPM Endorsement Form for Presbyterian Study Grant. This form is available to be completed in an online format. If you need assistance, please email finaid@pcusa.org.

Season of Service Application

Financial Aid for Service provides debt assistance to members of the Presbyterian Church USA serving Presbyterian Church USA 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… Read more »

PC(USA) Educational Loan Policy

The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) provides loans to church members who are students through a student loan program, a parent loan (for dependent students), a loan for theological education with debt forgiveness, and a continuing education loan for pastors. The loan programs are funded with donor restricted gifts and sustained by repayment. The Office of Financial… Read more »

Transformational Leadership Debt Assistance

The Transformational Leadership Debt Assistance is seeking up to 50 culturally proficient, adaptive and innovative, critically thinking and emotionally intelligent Christ-like pastors called to serve where they are needed to lead small PC(USA) congregations or emerging worshiping communities. The goal is to help reduce educational debt acquired by seminary graduates called to minister to communities… Read more »

Mariners Family Ministry Grant Application

The Presbyterian Mariners Family Ministry Grant is awarded on a funds available basis to eligible applicants through Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) congregations, church organizations, or Presbyteries. Projects eligible for consideration will create or redesign opportunities for family ministry in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Successful projects will propose ways to encourage, nurture, and strengthen family ministry and… Read more »

Seasons of Service individual application

The Office of Financial Aid for Studies is partnering with other Presbyterian Mission Agency offices to provide debt assistance to volunteer service project participants. Participants may receive up to $250 of assistance with student loan payments for up to 12 months while the applicant is in service. In order to receive $250 per month, the… Read more »

Beall Scholarship application

Fine Arts and Performing Arts Scholarship Established by Annie Elizabeth Beall The Beall Scholarship will be used to support women (35 and under) entering church occupations who are pursuing an education in the fine arts or performing arts as a part of their call to ministry. The final thirty thousand dollars in the fund will… Read more »