Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship – Nomination and Selection Process
For 2017, the scholarship will be a grant of $500. One, or perhaps two scholarships will be awarded.
The recipient(s) will be chosen from a group of persons nominated by members of this community, using the attached nomination form. All nomination forms will be reviewed by a Scholarship Committee. The most promising nominees will be invited to meet with the Scholarship Committee to discuss their situations and educational plans. Following the interviews, the Scholarship Committee will select the scholarship recipient(s). The schedule for the steps in this process is as follows:
Nomination Forms available: January 15, 2017
Last Date for Submitting a Nomination Form: February 28, 2017
Committee Evaluates the Nomination Forms: March 1 to March 31, 2017
Committee Interviews Selected Nominees: April 1 to April 30, 2017
Committee Awards Scholarship(s): May 2017
The scholarship recipient(s) will be recognized at next year’s Celebration of the Life and Work of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at Central United Methodist Church.
Copies of the nomination form can be obtained in the Forms section of the church web site. Paper nomination forms are to be submitted to:
MLK Scholarship Committee
Central United Methodist Church
17 Nanticoke Avenue
Endicott, NY 13760
Online submissions can be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions can be referred to the MLK Scholarship Committee via the Central United Methodist Church office using telephone number 607-754-6060 or e-mail to email@example.com