TO QUALIFY FOR THE SCHOLARSHIP, YOU MUST BE A LIGHT OF THE WORLD CHURCH MEMBER*
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants have the option to complete the scholarship application:
Scan completed application and required documentation to
The following documents are required:
1. Completed application form in black or blue ink (if scanned and
emailed or mailed in)
2. Official high school/college transcript
3. One letter of recommendation (from teacher, mentor, counselor,
employer, etc.). Note: Teacher recommendation is not needed after
the student is in college.
4. Proof of College/University/Grad School/Trade or Technical School
ready to apply?
Applications for the Fall semester are due by June 30 of the current year.
All other applications for any other post-secondary school, applications are to be received 4 weeks prior to the start of the program to assure funding.
*Qualification - If you have an affiliation with any of the organizations listed below, you may also qualify for a scholarship:
College For Every Student (CFES)
Safe Children's Coalition
Greatness Beyond Measure
Brotherhood of Men
You are invited to apply for our Shining Star Scholarship. The decision will be made based on the strength of your application.
Also, at the beginning of each year, we put out a call to high school students to participate in the Black History Essay Contest. So if you are a participant/recipient of the essay contest you may be eligible to qualify for a scholarship.
Email or call
Mr. Hank Battie (941) 313-1125
Mrs. Kathy Ansley (941) 539-1584
Ms. Phyllis Clay (732) 619-6170