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Nazarene Bible College

07/25/2014http://www.nbc.edu/financialaid/programs.php

Programs

Programs

Special Assistance Funds

Students experiencing emergency economic hardships may request assistance from the following funds.

Lyle Potter Loan Fund

Evangelist Lyle Potter established an emergency loan fund to assist campus students through times of crisis on a short-term basis. Requests should be submitted to the vice president for finance.

Burt Stewart Samaritan Fund

This is a fund to assist campus students and their families in emergencies. Donations are received from both the Burt Stewart Crisis Fund and the ASG-established Samaritan Fund. Requests should be channeled through the student development office.

Scholarships

Merit Scholarship

Nazarene Bible College established a merit scholarship program for new NBC students beginning in the fall of 2013-14. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of an individual's incoming grade point average (GPA) from transfer college transcript(s) or high school transcript, if they have no prior college credits. The scholarship is a stated per-hour-grant for the period of an individual's enrollment at NBC, provided that continuous enrollment is maintained. Applicants should contact their admissions counselor for additional information.

Established Scholarships

Various individuals and groups have established scholarships at NBC. Scholarship applications may be obtained from the financial aid office or online at Scholarships. A scholarship committee reviews the applications and makes awards based upon need. The student must maintain enrollment at least three-quarter time to remain eligible for disbursements during the award year. Withdrawal from courses may result in loss of scholarship funds. Awards are credited to student accounts according to the establsihed aid award schedule. Note: Endowed and funded scholarship availability is based upon investment returns for the year.

The established scholarship funds are as follows:

Bel/Posey Scholarship

An endowed scholarship to assist students in need.

Rev. and Mrs. Allen Bennett Scholarship

An endowed scholarship given in honor of Rev. and Mrs. Allen Bennett to assist students in need.

G. Fred and Grace E. Bertelot Scholarship

An endowed scholarship for NBC students preparing for evangelism ministry.

Mark Bondurant Memorial Scholarship

An endowed scholarship to assist a sophomore, junior, or senior Pastoral Ministries major with at least a 3.0 GPA.

Bordelon/Alder Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by Donna Alder in memory of her parents, Rev. and Mrs. C. E. Bordelon. Based on need and potential, this scholarship will assist women going into full-time Christian service.

Burton Scholarship

The children of Mr. and Mrs. Dexter Burton have established an endowed scholarship fund in honor of their parents to assist students in need.

Edgar W. Comandella Scholarship

This endowed scholarship was established by Patricia Stephenson in memory of her husband, pastor, and NBC alumnus Edgar W. Comandella, to assist worthy students in need preparing for the ministry.

Jerry and Roena Conway Scholarship

Established by alumni Jerry and Roena Conway, this endowed scholarship fund assists Nazarene students attending classes on campus and seeking a ministerial degree. Preference is given to students who are married with families.

Gladys Cooper Scholarship

A scholarship established from the estate of Gladys Cooper, a song evangelist in the Church of the Nazarene, to assist male students who are preparing to preach.

C.B. and Jewel Cox Scholarship

An endowed scholarship to provide assistance to international and ethnic students who are full-time ministry men or women who plan to return to their people.

Anna Louis Dreyer Scholarship

A scholarship established from the estate of Anna Louis Dreyer to assist students in need.

Emerald Scholarship

A scholarship established from the estate of Bernice Brand to assist women students going into ministry.

Emerson Scholarship

An endowed scholarship to assist pastoral ministries students.

Ethnic Ministerial Loan/Scholarship

The Mission Strategy Office of the Church of the Nazarene administers a scholarship fund for ethnic American students who intend to enter pastoral ministry in the Church of the Nazarene.

Ruby Fisher Scholarship

A scholarship established from the estate of Ruby Fisher to assist Nazarene students who are preparing for pastoral ministry and missionary service.

General Superintendents' Scholarship

The NBC administration selects students who qualify academically and have financial need to receive this distinguished scholarship.

James E. Graves Jr. Ministerial Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by William Graves in honor of his brother, James E. Graves Jr., to assist those preparing to be ministers.

Gunter Memorial Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established in remembrance of Ewell Gunter and in honor of Rev. Odie Gunter for junior or senior students with at least a 3.0 GPA preparing for full-time ministry with priority given to students called to foreign missions.

Gary Haines Scholarship

A scholarship established by Rev. Gary Haines to assist ministerial students.

Pansy Hollandsworth Scholarship

An endowed scholarship to be given to the wife of a student to help her prepare for the role of pastor's wife.

Holten Scholarship

A scholarship established from the estate of Violet Holten to assist black students in need.

Barbara Hornbeck Scholarship

The estate of Barbara Hornbeck, NBC Board of Trustees' Secretary from 2001-2010, provides for scholarships to students in need.

International Board of Education Scholarships

Administered through the Global Ministry Center of the Church of the Nazarene, various scholarship applications are sent annually in the spring to NBC's financial aid office for students to apply.

Alma C. Jordan Scholarship

A scholarship established to provide tuition assistance to foreign students unable to obtain work permits in the United States.

Katie Davis Keller Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by Katie Davis Keller of Greeley, Colorado, to assist ministerial students in need.

Lambright Counseling Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by Terry Lambright in honor of his parents, Ralph and Dorothea Lambright, for students pursuing a Christian Counseling major. It is intended for use in the clinical year.

William Lee Scholarship

An endowed scholarship given in memory and honor of William Lee by his wife, Irene, preferably for students in the Rocky Mountain District preparing for full-time Christian ministry in any area.

Paul William Lewis Scholarship

An endowed scholarship from the estate of Paul Lewis, father of NBC professor, Richard Lewis, for students in need.

Norman and Beatrice Meyer Scholarship

An endowed scholarship to provide assistance to ministerial students in need.

NBC Scholarship

An endowed scholarship to assist students in need.

Evonne Neuenschwander Creative Hymn Playing and Music for Worship Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established in memory of Evonne Neuenschwander, former NBC music professor, to provide tuitional assistance for creative hymn playing and music for worship.

Harold E. Olsen Scholarship

A scholarship established from the estate of Harold E. Olsen to assist students preparing to be missionaries who preach the gospel.

Phillips Family Scholarship

An endowed scholarship established by David and Chris Phillips to assist students in need.

President's Scholarship

The President's Scholarship Fund is awarded at the discretion of the President.

H.C. and Arlene Rustin Scholarship

An endowed scholarship from the estate of H. C. and Arlene Rustin to assist students in need.

Sanders-Willey Scholarship

An endowed merit-based scholarship established by Dr. and Mrs. Hiram E. Sanders for on-campus Nazarene students who are entering their junior or senior year.

Audrey L. Schlamb Scholarship

An endowed scholarship from the estate of Audrey L. Schlamb for students preparing for ministry.

Seaman Scholarship

An endowed scholarship to assist students in need.

Dr. and Mrs. William T. Slonecker Scholarship

A scholarship established to assist students in need.

Smith Scholarship

A scholarship established by Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Smith to assist students in need.

The Rev. Mark Smith Memorial Scholarship (aka Long Beach Scholarship)

A scholarship established to assist promising ministerial students.

Harry and Vera Stanley Scholarship

A scholarship established from the estate of Harry and Vera Stanley to assist students in need.

Ivan and Irene Stark Scholarship

A scholarship established by Denver First Church of the Nazarene in honor of Ivan and Irene Stark for campus students preparing for work in any ministerial field.

Strickland Scholarship

A scholarship established from the estate of Charles H. Strickland, first president of Nazarene Bible College, to assist ministerial students.

T.W. Willingham Preaching Scholarship

An endowed scholarship from the estate of T.W. Willingham to assist an outstanding student preacher.

Aaron L. Wilson Scholarship

An endowed scholarship from the estate of Aaron L. Wilson to assist students in need.

For more information on scholarships, contact the Financial Aid Office.