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      NORTH CENTRAL BAPTIST ASSOCIATION

           Louisiana College / Southern Baptist Seminary 

   This application may be duplicated, if necessary. 

      Deadline – March 15 

 

NOTE: Mail all applications to “Scholarship Committee”, P. O. Box 159, Jonesboro, LA  71251.  It is strongly recommended that each applicant make a copy of this application for their personal records. 

 

Name (PRINT)___________________________________________        Date______________ 

Mailing Address___________________________________________________________ 

City________________________________State_________Zip__________ 

Telephone Number________________________________                        Gender  (Circle M   F)  

Church Membership_______________________________________________ 

Church Address__________________________________________________ 

City________________________________State__________Zip__________ 

Name of Parents______________________________________Date of Graduation___________

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Write and attach a brief testimony of your Salvation and the reason you elected to attend Louisiana College or a Southern Baptist Seminary.  

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List any honors or organizations in which you have been a member. 

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Disciplinary Actions by the School: (Circle one – attach explanation, if yes)     YES      NO

State Law Violations:  (Circle one – attach explanation, if yes)                          YES      NO

List any other scholarships you may have received: 

_____________________________________________________________________________

_____________________________________________________________________________ 

What degree are you pursuing? ______________________________________ 

  

  1. Attach a copy of your high school/college transcript and ACT score. 

  2. Attach a letter of recommendation from your Pastor or Chairman of Deacons.

 

Please be aware that you may be required to attend the annual Associational meeting to give a brief progress report.

                                                                                                                                           

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         

 

  

Procedural Guidelines (Approved - April 2, 2007)                                                            Page 2 of 2

  1. This scholarship is available only for those students pursuing a degree from Louisiana College or Southern Baptist Seminary. 

  2. This scholarship will be awarded to one student in the associational reporting period (AAP). 

  3. The applicant(s) must meet the following guidelines to be eligible for the scholarship. 

    1. Must be a member of a cooperating/contributing church in the NCBA.  Submit, by the prescribed deadline, a completed application. 

  4. Applications must have a letter of recommendation from their Pastor or Chairman of Deacons, should the church be without a pastor. 

  5. Applicant must provide a 7 semester high school transcript or current college transcript. 

  6. Applicant must submit a brief, written explanation why he/she elected to attend Louisiana College or Southern Baptist Seminary. 

  7. The applicant must meet the following minimum requirements to be  considered: 

    1. Minimum ACT score of 20. 

    2. Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 

    3. No major, as determined by the committee, disciplinary actions by Louisiana College, Southern Baptist Seminary, or other schools, if the applicant is a transfer student. 

    4. No major, as determined by the committee, violations of Louisiana State Laws. 

  8. Application must be received in the Missions and Ministry Center by March 15. 

  9. The scholarship will be awarded by April 15. 

  10. All applicants will be notified by mail whether or not they received the award. 

  11. Applicant(s) will need to apply or reapply each year. 

  12. The NCBA Treasurer will write and mail a check to the appropriate department at the college to be applied to the recipient’s expenses.  

  13. A hard copy verification that the college has received the funds will be required for the associational files.