United Methodist Women of Indiana Conference offers the following scholarships for Hoosier Methodists to participate in hands-on mission projects and mission education events:

  • Youth and Young Adult Service Scholarship Fund – youth and young adults (age 13-25 years) may apply for a scholarship to participate in work, study or travel experiences; preference is given to projects supported by UMW National Office and General Board of Global Ministries and Conference Advance Specials; amount of scholarship is determined by the Fund’s Committee; next application deadline is March 15.
  • Mission u, ChiMiCa and YoPeMiCa (children’s and young people’s mission camp, respectively) scholarships are available to both first-time and repeat attendees. These events take place at DePauw University, Greencastle Ind. from Tuesday, July 22 to Friday, July 25; applications are due by May 1
  • Loren E. Maxwell Scholarship is available for clergy, lay pastors or seminary students to attend Mission u for the first time; applications are due by May 1.
More information and applications for these scholarships are available at www.inumc.org/umw.