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Conference Scholarships

The Mississippi Conference Higher Education and Campus Ministry Committee awards scholarships each year to deserving students pursuing higher education.

Cooper Fund grants support students who plan to enter the full-time professional ministry of The United Methodist Church. Applicants should be juniors or seniors in an accredited college or university or students in an accredited seminary. Merit Awards are for United Methodist students attending United Methodist colleges or universities. The deadline for applications is May 15, 2008.

2008 Cooper Fund Application (Word)
2008 Cooper Fund Application (PDF)
2008 Conference Merit Award Application (Word)
2008 Conference Merit Award Application (PDF)

The Mississippi United Methodist Foundation also awards several scholarships each year to Mississippi United Methodist students. Contact the Foundation for more information. Telephone: 800.496.0975 or 601.948.8845. E-mail: