Graduate School of Theology Outside Scholarship Opportunities


PC(USA) Financial Aid for Studies

As a PC(USA)– related school, SFTS participates in the PC(USA) grant and loan programs. Students with remaining need who have been certified as Inquirers or Candidates in their presbytery may apply for grants through the denomination. Racial Ethnic students may be eligible for additional grant money. For PC(USA) students who require a small loan, the Office of Financial Aid for Studies of the PC(USA) also offers assistance.

Omaha Presbyterian Seminary Foundation Apollos Scholarship

Omaha Presbyterian Seminary Foundation Apollos Scholarship provides substantial scholarship support for M.Div. students available each year. The award offers a maximum of $3,000 per year with a maximum total of $9,000 over a three-year enrollment in a Master of Divinity, Master of Arts or Dual degree program. Named scholarships are awarded with an annual maximum of $6000 and a total maximum of $18,000 over a three-year enrollment period. Applicants must be a member of a Presbyterian Church (USA), under the care of a presbytery as a Candidate or Inquirer, possess qualities of excellence for ministry and be a full-time student enrolled in a Master of Divinity degree.

Disciples Seminary Foundation

Disciples Seminary Foundation offers generous financial support in scholarships for covenanted students at our partner schools. At SFTS, all masters degree students receive 100% tuition scholarships - 60% from SFTS and 40% from DSF. For more information, please contact Rev. Clarence Johnson at 415.451.2870, cjohnson@dsf.edu or visit www.dsf.edu.

Fund for Theological Education Fund Finder

Another great listing for finding funding sources aimed at theological students is the Fund for Theological Education Fund Finder.

FTE Leaders

For more scholarship listings, please see the FTE Leaders website.