M.Div. Ministry Grant: Attach to your application:
1) For "Under care" students: A letter from the stated clerk of the presbytery or classis official (of a NAPARC church) stating that you have come under care as a candidate for ordained ministry. Only provide when applying for the first time. See Note A below.
2) For "Mentored" students: A letter from a pastor or church governing body of the reformed confessional church which has agreed to mentor you in a way that is equivalent to an "under care" status. Please include, for review of eligibility, the "articles or confession of faith(s)" and/or a "statement of faith" to which the church adheres, if the church isn't part of one of the denominations indicated. Please provide a mentored letter each year application submitted. See Note A below.
3 ) For American Minority students: A letter from a pastor stating that you are being developed for church leadership. Only provide when applying for the first time. See Note A below.
Note A: Letters should be signed and on formal letterhead. If your under care, mentored or development status will take place by the start of the Fall semester, this must be indicated in your application and the required letter must be submitted by the start of the Fall semester.
Special Grants and "Named" Scholarship Applicants:
Attach any additional materials required by the scholarship or grant for which you are applying. (Additional materials, if required, are listed in the online description of the scholarship/grant. Official letters should be on formal letterhead.)