CENLA BAPTIST ASSOCIATIONAL WOMAN’S MISSIONARY UNION SCHOLARSHIP

2021-2022 Scholarship Information and Guidelines:


This scholarship is established by the CenLa Baptist Associational WMU and the churches that are
members of this Association.


Its purpose is to assist financially those students attending or preparing to attend Louisiana College.
Also, to encourage mission involvement of student recipients.


Six scholarships in the amount of $600.00 will be awarded each year. Each semester $300.00 will be
deposited directly into the recipient’s account in the business office.


Please print the application and mail it to the following address:
Mrs. Becky West
7358 Hickory Grove Road
Deville, LA 71328


The deadline for applications and Pastor’s Letter of Recommendation will be April 30, 2021. The
Scholarship Committee will meet, decide on six applicants and inform the recipients by June 1, 2021. The
recipients will be informed by phone or letter. Applicants must reapply each year.


The following criteria will be used to determine eligibility and acceptance of applicants:


1. MANDATORY letter of recommendation from his/her Pastor sent to the Chairperson of the Scholarship Committee, Mrs. Becky West (address above). Applicants will not be considered without a Pastor’s letter of recommendation.


2. The recipient must attend Louisiana College and be enrolled in a minimum of 12 hours per semester.


3. The recipient must be an active member of a Baptist Church in the CenLa Baptist Association, now and in high school, exhibit leadership ability, and have high moral standards.


4. The recipient must be actively involved in Christian Mission activities and/or ministries as a leader or member.


5. The recipient must maintain a 2.5 grade point average or above to retain the scholarship.


(Recipient, please contact the Chairperson in the event of transfer or withdrawal from LC)
WMU Scholarship Chairperson, Mrs. Becky West /318-466-3385/ jackwest1@yahoo.com



WOMAN’S MISSIONARY UNION SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION


CENLA BAPTIST ASSOCIATION



NAME: _______________________________________DATE:________________________________


MAILING ADDRESS: ___________________________________________ PHONE: _______________


CITY: ____________________STATE:________ZIP: _____________ CELL: ________________


E-mail address: ____________________________________


HOME ADDRESS: __________________________CITY:________________ STATE ____ ZIP: ________


HIGH SCHOOL NAME: __________________________________ CITY, STATE: ___________________


BIRTHDATE: ________________________ SEX: _____ Male _____ Female


INTENDED MAJOR: ________________________________


FATHER’S NAME: __________________________ OCCUPATION: ____________________________


MOTHER’S NAME: _________________________ OCCUPATION: _____________________________


NUMBER OF SIBLINGS IN FAMILY: __________ CAREER PLANS: _______________________________


Student Status:
_____ Entering Freshman
_____ Continuing full-time __ Soph __ Junior __ Senior Anticipated Graduation date: _________
_____ Transferring to Louisiana College
_____ Grade Point Average ____________


CHURCH MEMBERSHIP: _______________________________PASTOR: ________________________


INVOLVEMENT IN CHRISTIAN ACTIVITIES/MINISTRIES:
_____ Sunday School _____ Mission Organization
_____ Discipleship Training _____ Mission Friends
_____ Church Coral Group _____ GA’s/Children in Action
_____ FCA or High school Christian organization _____ Acteens or Youth on Mission
_____ Other

State why attending Louisiana College will help you achieve your goals:
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Share your Christian testimony:
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Mail application to:
Mrs. Becky West, WMU Scholarship Chairperson
7358 Hickory Grove Road, Deville, LA 71328
(318)466-3385 (home), 451-5118 (cell)
jackwest1@yahoo.com
(Deadline April 30, 2021)