Phillips University Legacy Foundation offers a renewable, merit-based graduate Seminary Scholarship for first-year graduate students who are pursuing a Master of Divinity degree, are committed to pastoral ministry in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), and will attend one of the following Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) affiliated theological institutions:


The Graduate Legacy Scholar Scholarship honors the legacy of Phillips University by developing leaders will who transform the world through service in ministry within the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).

 Annual merit-based scholarships from $1250 to $4000 are awarded annually and can be renewed in following years. The scholarship can be applied to tuition, books, room and board, and similar educational expenses. Applicants must enroll full-time for the academic year at a theological institution related to the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), have attained an undergraduate degree from an accredited institution with a GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, and show promise for transformative service to the church and community. 

Applications for the 2023-24 academic year will be available by January 9th, 2023, and will be due no later than April 14th, 2023

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