Please indicate below how much scholarship assistance you are requesting and from which sources. You may request funds from more than one group, however, please carefully read through the descriptions to ensure your eligibility before requesting funds.
FPC Sources of Scholarships
Youth Ministry Council—for middle and high school church members for mission, education, and spiritual formation opportunities; grants usually range from $100-$500.
Presbyterian Women—for youth and adult church members for mission, education, and spiritual formation opportunities; grants usually range from $100-$300
Spiritual Formation Fund—for people of all ages who are seeking an experience to strengthen or nourish their spiritual life; grants usually range from $200-$400.
Mission Committee—for participants in mission related activities; grants usually range from $100-$500.
Sub-Committee Mission Funds—some FPC Mission projects have specific funds such as the Czech Group, Haiti Group, etc. and may provide assistance for travel related expenses; grants vary in range.
Recipients of scholarship assistance are expected to participate in congregational events upon their return that help tell the story of their experience. These post-trip gatherings could include a congregational reflection session, a Minute for Mission in worship, a presentation during Sunday Night Youth Fellowship, etc.
Non-First Presbyterian Church Experiences
For trips and experiences that are not directly sponsored by First Presbyterian Church of Annapolis (i.e. Presbytery Partnership trips, denominational workshops, etc.), funds will be sent directly to the sponsoring organization.