$20,000 in scholarships was awarded by the synod’s Candidacy Committee for the spring semester 2014. Five recipients are in the Master of Divinity program. David Buco is a senior at Lutheran School of Theology in Chicago. Ashley Dellagiacoma, Ryan Dockery, Mike Patterson, and Kale Wetekamm are in the Distant Learning program at Luther Seminary.
One recipient, Matthew Hoffman, is in the diaconal program at Union Theological Seminary in New York City
This $20,000 was provided from the Park Place Fund of the synod’s Mission Endowment Fund. Seminary Scholarships is one of the Fund’s four major objectives. The other three are New Missions, Campus Ministry, and Seed Money.
If you would like to support seminary scholarships via the synod’s Mission Endowment Fund, please call Andrea at the synod office, 281-873-5665.