Church Related Scholarships

Church Matching

Campbellsville University will match gifts from churches throughout the nation that contribute up to $200 per year toward a student’s education costs. Any denomination may participate. Gifts from a church should be made payable to Campbellsville University on behalf of the student. The deadline to send in church matching funds is the end of mid-term week for each fall and spring semester. Students are eligible to receive Church Matching funds as long as they are enrolled at Campbellsville University.

Requirements:

  • Undergraduate Student
  • Be accepted for enrollment
  • Church submit check and form to Campbellsville University
  • Demonstrate financial need based of FAFSA information

Amount – up to $200
Deadline – March 15
Renewal – Renewable (3 years) – must reapply
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Christian Service

Any student whose parent serves in a full-time paid Christian ministerial position can receive up to $1,700 per year. An application is required. Recipients of the Christian Service Scholarship are not eligible for Church Matching funds. This scholarship is renewable for three additional years with a minimum of a 2.0 renewal GPA. Students must reapply each year.

Requirements:

  • First time freshman
  • Be accepted for enrollment
  • Parent serves in a full-time paid Christian ministerial position
  • Demonstrate financial need based of FAFSA information

Amount – up to $1,700
Deadline – March 15
Renewal – Renewable (3 years) – must reapply
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Christian Vocation

Students who have made a public commitment to pursue a Christian vocation may be considered to receive an additional $200 per year. An application is required. This scholarship is renewable for three additional years with a minimum of a 2.0 renewal GPA. Students must reapply each year.

Requirements:

  • Undergraduate Student
  • Be accepted for enrollment
  • Public commitment to a Christian vocation
  • Demonstrate financial need based of FAFSA information

Amount – up to $200
Deadline – March 15
Renewal – Renewable (3 years) – must reapply
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Kentucky Baptist Scholarship

Several scholarships are available each year to students affiliated with a Kentucky Baptist church. Kentucky Baptist students entering Campbellsville University as a full-time freshman are eligible to apply. The scholarship is renewable for three additional years with a minimum 2.0 renewal GPA. Deadline for application to be submitted is March 15.

Requirements:

  • Student who is an incoming freshman who is affiliated with a Kentucky Baptist Church
  • Scholarship amount: $1,000.00 annually
  • 20 scholarships available each year
  • Renewable: automatically annually
  • Deadline: March 15

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Baptist Leadership Award

Students who demonstrate strong leadership skills and active involvement in their local Baptist church may apply for a Baptist Leadership Award. Each student who applies is evaluated based upon their church commitment, academic achievements and leadership experience in their local community, school and church. Applicants must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and a letter of recommendation from their pastor. Several scholarships are awarded each year to eligible recipients. The scholarship is renewable for three additional years so long as the student meets the initial academic requirements. The deadline for application submission is Nov. 1.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Letter of recommendation from your pastor
  • Parent serves in a full-time paid Christian ministerial position
  • Demonstrate financial need based of FAFSA information

Amount: $1,500 scholarship (50)
Deadline – Nov. 1
Renewal – Renewable (3 years) – must reapply
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Other Church Related Scholarships

  • High School Baptist Young Men’s Scholarships, Acteens Scholarship, Women’s Missionary Union Scholarship, Baptist Youth Speakers’ Tournament Scholarships, Missionary Kids’ Scholarships, and Opdyke Scholarships; Many are renewable annually
  • Each based on specific individual requirements; Contact the Financial Aid Office for details
  • Scholarship amount: Varies