Higher Education and Campus Ministry

The purpose of Higher Education and Campus Ministry is to empower college-aged young adults to

  • explore their faith
  • experience their faith
  • engage their faith

during their years at our IGRC campus ministries and UM-related colleges and universities.

Explore and get connected to all the United Methodist-related campus ministries in Illinois at www.wesleyfoundationsofillinois.org

The Illinois Great Rivers Conference Board of Higher Education and Campus Ministry is offering a scholarship opportunity for the 2018-2019 school year to undergraduate students. Applicants must be members of a United Methodist Church for a minimum of one year. Scholarships awarded will be sent to the community college, college or university that the student will be attending during the 2018-2019 school year to help pay for their undergraduate tuition. The scholarships awarded will be a minimum of $500. Applications can be found at https://igrc-reg.brtapp.com/igrcscholarship. The deadline is March 15.

Undergraduate and Graduate scholarships through the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry are also available. A link to applications can be found at https://www.gbhem.org/loans-and-scholarships/scholarships. The deadline is March 7.

Do you know of a United Methodist scholarship opportunity that we could promote and link to on the Wesley Foundation of Illinois webpage? Email Amy Shreve, Coordinator of Higher Education and Campus Ministry at ashreve@igrc.org with details.