The purpose of the ECIM Scholarship is to provide financial assistance to Native Americans interested in theological education withing the Episcopal Church in the United STates of American (ECUSA). Eligibility: Applicans must be seminarieans of American Indian/Alaska Native descent attending an accedited Episcopal institution. They must submit decumentaiton of tribal membership, diocesan endorsement with a statement signed by the bishop that the applicant is in track for ordination, and a signed statement that the applicant intedns to serve Indian ministry upon completion of study. Financial data: The amount of the award depends on the needs of the recipient and the availability of funds to a maximum of $2,000 per year. Additional information: The Episcopal Council of Indian Ministries (ECIM) also awards the David Oakenhater Merit Fellowship to a middler with outstanding achievement and the Oakenhater Award of @2,500 to a seminarian pursuing a PhD.
Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,
Type: Needs Based
Num Awards: Multiple
Min Award: Varies
Max Award: 2000
Episcopal Council fo Indian Ministries
815 Second Ave.
New York, NY 10017-4503
Phone: (212) 716-6175 (800) 334-7626