Student Scholarships

The Cresthill family offers scholarships in the amount of $500.00 each year. The scholarship award announcement will be made on youth/graduation recognition Sunday.  If you would like to apply, please submit your essay to the church office no later than May 1, 2017.

 

The following are requirements for applications and details about the award:

1. The applicant must be an active, baptized member of Cresthill. The application should be submitted as a 500-word essay detailing their need and plans for continuing education. The application must detail involvement in Cresthill, it’s missions and activities. The essay should include the applicant’s personal testimony and an explanation of how they came to know Jesus as personal Lord and Savior.

2. Applicant should be accepted to a school. All scholarship monies are to be paid directly to the school or institution. No monies would be given to the student.

3. In the event that this request is to help pay for college application fees, documentation of the application is required. If Cresthill could not pay the school directly, we could provide a check made out to the school for the purpose of sending it with the application.

4. The scholarship is open to students who are graduating from high school or to a student currently pursuing an undergrad or graduate degree. The scholarship would be a one-time award. (An individual would not be eligible if they received the award in a previous year.)

5. Application deadline for each year would be May 1st. Applications should be submitted to the church office to the attention of the diaconate.