Pre-Field Missionary Candidate Scholarship



  • North American (U.S. or Canada) citizenship
  • Graduation from an accredited four-year college/university or equivalent (BA degree).
  • Preparing for a career as a missionary outside of North America

Award Details

  • Loan/scholarship.  For each year the recipient serves in full-time overseas Christian ministry after the completion of MA studies, 25% of the loan is forgiven and becomes a scholarship.  If the recipient does not deploy into overseas ministry, the amount of funding that was provided, as well as interest, must be repaid.
  • Full-tuition scholarship.

Application Details

  • Complete a Preliminary Eligibility Form.  If you are considered eligible, you will be sent an application packet.
  • Deadlines:  fall term enrollment - March 1, spring term - October 10 (please contact the office to confirm that there will be a fall selection).
  • Candidates who meet the requirements and who are accepted into the Wheaton Graduate School are reviewed and evaluated shortly after these deadlines.
  • Scholarship applications and Graduate School admission are separate procedures.  Materials are not interchangeable. 

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