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William L. Power Scholarship in Religion


                William L Power Scholarship


Amount: $1,000

For:  Spring Semester 2021

Applicants:  Juniors or Seniors Majoring in Religion

Application Deadline: January 19, 2021

Awards Available: 1

Scholarship Description:  Qualified applicants must be Juniors or Seniors undergraduates majoring in Religion. Selection criteria are based exclusively on the following:  excellence in overall grades as well as grades in the major; a demonstrated strong interest in Theology and the Philosophy of Religion as indicated by courses taken immediately related to central questions of Christian Theology, Philosophical Theology, and Philosophy of Religion; and a submitted research paper dealing with some subject related directly to a topic in these areas of study. The research paper can be an original paper written specifically for this application or a substantially revised version of a class paper previously submitted.  The paper should consist of a minimum of eight (8) pages, not counting the required footnotes/endnotes and bibliography. Selection of recipients will not be based on financial need. Scholarship recipients will be reviewed and selected by an appointed Awards Committee in the Department of Religion.


Applicants should send materials as email attachments to:  Ms. Cheryl Gantt at

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