Each year there are scholarship opportunities available for high school seniors. This free money can be an incredible blessing and is available if planning on attending an approved A/G endorsed university. If you are planning on attending Evangel University or Southwestern Assemblies of God University for the first time, please contact Darin Stroud for details of a District Youth Director Scholarship at firstname.lastname@example.org. For further questions, please contact: Kansas Youth Ministries | 316.945.8999 | email@example.com.
The J. Robert Ashcroft Nat'l Youth Scholarship Program (NYSP) gives financial assistance to outstanding Assemblies of God youth to attend endorsed A/G colleges. The NYSP is open to high school seniors attending Assemblies of God churches. District level winners become nominees for the National Youth Scholarship. National winners are awarded scholarships to the endorsed Assemblies of God college or institute of their choice as follows: 1st place of $8,000, 2nd place of $4,000 and 3rd place of $2,000. It’s very simple. Please follow these instructions:
Download the application & manual. Fill out and send to the KYM offices @ PO Box 349 Maize, KS 67101 by February 10, 2017. 3 District winners will be selected with awards being $500, $300, $150.KYM will submit district winners to the National Youth Ministries Department for the selection of the J. Robert Ashcroft winner.The National Winner will be awarded from AG Trust as follows:1st Place receives $8,000 ($4,000 over two semesters)2nd Place receives $4,000 ($2,000 over two semesters)3rd Place receives $2,000 ($1,000 over two semesters) Visit: AG STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS for more information.
For high school seniors planning to attend one of the 19 Assemblies of God endorsed colleges or universities, (to see list go to: www.colleges.ag.org) you may be eligible to apply for the General Superintendent's National Scholarship (GSNS) from the Riggs Scholarship Fund!
The General Superintendent's National Scholarship (GSNS): Two scholarships of up to $30,000 each (awarded over a 4-year period) will be awarded to one male and one female high school graduate who will be attending an Assemblies of God endorsed institution of higher education. Ten finalists will be selected; the eight not chosen for the GSNS will receive one-time $5,000 scholarships to be awarded over the first two semesters he or she is enrolled in an AG school. The General Council of the Assemblies of God appreciates the diversity of the Body of Christ and does not discriminate on the basis of ethnicity, color, national origin, or age in the rewarding of scholarships.Students who apply should meet the following guidelines:Student must demonstrate leadership potential through past and present involvement in an AG church, school, and community.Student must have a minimum GPA of 3.7.For the GSNS award to continue, the student must maintain a 3.7 GPA and continue attendance and active involvement in an AG church while enrolled in school.Student must demonstrate a dedicated walk with God and a commitment to use his or her gifts toward Kingdom expansion.Here is the link to apply: AOGTRUST
A Ralph Harris Speed the Light Scholarship Award is available for those ages 11-23 who have given sacrificially to STL. Applicants need to be nominated by their youth pastor or senior pastor. Application and instructions are available for download:
Ralph Harris Award Application
Ralph Harris Award Instructions