ECIM Scholarships

Scholarship Description

The purpose of the ECIM Scholarship is to provide financial assistance to Native Americans interested in theological education within the Episcopal Church in the United States of American (ECUSA). Eligibility Applicants must be seminarians of American Indian/Alaska Native descent attending an accredited Episcopal institution. They must submit documentation 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 intends 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. Number awarded Varies each year. Attn: Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society Episcopal Council of Indian Ministries 815 Second Ave. New York, NY 10017-4503 (212) 716-6175 (800) 334-7626

Year of Need: 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: 2000

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Graduate Theological Union
2400 Ridge Road
Berkeley, CA 94709

Contact Person:


Fax: 510-649-1730


Email: ,