Antioch Fellowship Scholarship

SCHOLARSHIP POLICY 2022
The Scholarship Ministry is designed to assist students who are members of our family of faith in the pursuit of their degrees of higher learning.  Whether they are first-time college students, continuing undergraduates, graduate, or professional level, our desire is to support them financially in achieving their goal.
Eligibility
  • Members of Antioch Fellowship who –
    • Have been a part of this family of faith for at least two calendar years,
    • Have professed faith in God and accepted Jesus Christ as Savior, and
    • Have been or currently active in at least one church ministry beyond the Sunday morning worship experience
  • Members of Antioch Fellowship who have -
    • Completed at least their 1st year of undergraduate work, or
    • Currently enrolled in a graduate program, or
    • Currently enrolled in a professional career program (ie., pharmacy, law, medical school)
Application Procedure -
In April of every year, the scholarship application period is announced to our church membership via “This Week at Antioch” and on the church website (afmbc.org).
Applications will be available for pick up in the Administration Office (Monday – Thursday) during regular office hours, at the Information Desk on Sundays, in the office of the Youth Ministry Pastor Adria Green, and online. If you would like an application emailed, contact
 
 
An Accepted Application Packet Will Include –
  • Completed Application
  • Two Letters of Reference
  • College Transcript (An official copy will be required at the time of the interview)
  • 250- word Essay (Select One Topic)
    • Personal Statement of Faith
    • Discuss a recent challenge and how you conquered it
    • Your career aspirations and how it will impact your community
 
Once the packet is submitted, a panel interview will be scheduled with the applicant. The granted, scholarship will then be awarded to the Applicant within 7-10 business days of the interview.
 
 
Graduate Scholarship Application 
Scholarship Dates – 
Applications Available - through Sunday, May 15, 2022
Application Deadline - Sunday, May 15, 2022 @ 8:00 pm 
Schedule Interviews - Week of May 16th –19th
Panel Interviews - Week of May 23rd – 26th
 
 
Awards Payable To –
All checks will be made payable to the institution of higher learning for the applicant’s use but will not be written to the individual applicant. It will be her/his responsibility to deliver said check to the Financial Aid Office on campus to have the funds applied to their account. 
Award Priorities –
  • First-time college students,
  • Undergraduates requiring additional assistance (max 2 awards)
  • Graduate Students completing degrees
  • Professional Career program students 
Contributing Factors –  
  • Financial Need – Cost of Tuition
  • Working or plan to work in support of their education
  • Location of School – Out of State, or Local
  • Grade point average
  • Essay
  • Interview
  • Community Engagement (when possible)
 
 
 
 
For additional information contact -
972-228-2420