November 23, 2017

Judith L. Weidman Racial Ethnic Minority Fellowship Awarded by United Methodist Communications

The Judith L. Weidman Racial Ethnic Minority Fellowship is a Fellowship sponsored by United Methodist Communications.

Information About the Scholarship:

Amount of Fellowship: Maximum – $30000
Application Deadline: 15-March
Scholarship Requirements: Candidate must be a United Methodist of racial ethnic minority heritage and must be a recent college or seminary graduate who has broad communications training, including an understanding of effective public relations. Candidate must consider pursuing communications for The United Methodist Church as a career. Candidate must be able to speak English proficiently and able to relocate for one year.

Awarded by:

United Methodist Communications
P.O. Box 320
Nashville, TN 37202-0320
USA
Email: scholarships@umcom.umc.org
Phone: 1 888 278 4862
Sponsor’s Website: http://www.umcom.org

Contact Details:

Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 320
Nashville, TN 37202-0320
US
Email: REM@umcom.org
Phone: 1 888 278 4862

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