Consecrated diaconal ministers or ordained deacons in full connection in the United Methodist Church, or commissioned ministers moving toward ordination as deacon who have completed one year of probation. Full-time doctoral students (during the time of the first award period) in an accredited academic institution. Persons who plan to teach or serve as an administrator in a school of theology, college, or university or in another institution or agency of the church. Person must demonstrate academic ability and show financial need.
$10,000 (maximum award)
Diaconia Graduate Fellowships
Section of Deacons and Diaconal Ministries
P.O. Box 340007
Nashville, TN 37203-0007