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Perkins Annual Conference Endowment (PACE) Grants

Perkins Annual Conference Endowment Grants*

Additional grants are available from Perkins for students from the following Annual Conferences of the United Methodist Church:  Texas, North Texas, Central Texas, Southwest Texas, Northwest Texas, Nebraska, New Mexico, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Louisiana.  Listed below are the 2014-2015 PACE grant amounts that were awarded to our eligible** students. 

  Conference Amount per student Need-based grant (full-time) Percentage of total aid from Perkins***    

 Conference Amount Per

Need-based Grant

Percentage of Total
Aid from Perkins***
Texas $5,500 $6,000


North Texas $1,600 $6,000 48%
Central Texas $2,000 $6,000 51%
Southwest Texas $5,000 $6,000 70%
Northwest Texas $4,600 $6,000 67%
Nebraska $4,000 $6,000 64%
New Mexico $3,000 $6,000 57%
Missouri $800 $6,000 43%
Oklahoma $11,000 $6,000 up to 100%
Louisiana $4,000 $6,000 64%

*Amounts are based on:
1) Number of enrolled students who qualify based on need
2) Annual endowment earnings of participating conference funds

**Eligibility is based on students' financial need and is assessed using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.  All P.A.C.E. grants are awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis.

***Percentages based on students taking 18 hours per academic year on the Dallas campus. ($15,732)