The Kern Accelerate Minority Leadership Scholarship

The Kern Accelerate Minority Leadership Scholarship is an opportunity for qualified students entering the Accelerate MDiv program to receive two years of financial award while serving in student leadership positions at Spurgeon College. Students applying must demonstrate academic and leadership achievement while also expressing a goal of pastoral or church plant leadership.

Scholarship Qualifications

  • African, Asian, Hispanic/Latin, Native American, or Middle Eastern descent
  • Under age 23
  • Incoming Accelerate MDiv Student
  • Commitment to serve alongside Student Ambassadors during their two-year scholarship period
  • Commitment to produce Leadership Assessment Essay at the completion of scholarship period
  • Demonstration of academic gifting
  • Demonstration of leadership record
  • Expressed goal of pastoral or church planting leadership

Scholarship Details

  • Each year, College leadership will assess applicants and award 2 scholarship while funds are available
  • Scholarship award:
    • Year 1) $10,000
    • Year 2) $6,300

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