The Scholarship Award
Trinity United Methodist Church in Emmitsburg, MD awards up to three scholarships annually to Emmitsburg area college students or college-bound students who exhibit a strong Christian faith manifested in service to others. These are the Trinity United Methodist Church - Jay C. Long Faith and Service Scholarships (two $2,000 awards) and the Trinity United Methodist Church Jay C. Long Agriculture Scholarship (one $2,000 award annually).
Post-secondary institutions that are not regionally accredited or are for-profit are not eligible for this scholarship.
Successful applicants for The Jay C. Long Faith and Service Scholarship are those who show a strong commitment to improving the lives of those in their community and in the wider world. Given that the faith that inspires service to others can take many forms, the applicant must show how he/she meets the following selection criteria:
How to Apply
A complete application package includes:
*incomplete applications will not be considered and will not be returned.
Applications will be accepted between March 15 and April 15 of each year.
The application form and all supporting material must be postmarked no later than 15 April for consideration. Application materials postmarked after the deadline will not be considered.
All application materials must be mailed to the following address: xxxxxxxxxxxxx
Award NotificationSuccessful applicants will be notified in writing of the award no later than 30 May. Awardees must formally accept the scholarship in writing within two weeks of the notification letter’s postmark.
Scholarship awardees will be invited to attend a ceremony at Trinity United Methodist Church.
Scholarship funds will be disbursed to awardees on or after 1 September providing the following conditions have been met: