Uniting Mission and Education administers a range of scholarships available to both lay and ordained members of the Uniting Church to do education and training. The purpose of the scholarships is to support the ministry and mission of the church, with particular focus on theological and lay training and continuing education. The scholarships range from support for short courses or workshops, to helping with longer-term graduate and undergraduate study.
Short-term Education Grants
Provide up to a maximum of $500 per application.
These applications may be referred to UME for immediate assessment using the forms below.
For an individual – Click links below:
2020 Education Grant for Short Term Training Application Form (PDF doc) – Coming Soon
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For a group (minimum 3 people) – Click HERE – Coming Soon
Continuing Education Scholarships (Postgraduate & Undergraduate)
Applications for larger amounts for continuing education and undergraduate study are dealt with by the Scholarships Committee which meets to consider applications twice per year i.e. April & August.
Postgraduate Application Form: 2019 Form HERE
Undergraduate Application Form: 2019 Form HERE
Please contact Joanne Stokes, Secretary, UME Scholarships Committee, via the form below if you have any further queries regarding UME Scholarships.