Scholarship Application

The Healthier Congregations Team’s Tools and Training Working Group is responsible for awarding scholarships for conferences/retreats/mission trips up to $300 for events which will, “equip the saints for the work of ministry”  (Ephesians 4:12-14). We are glad to offer this support for clergy and laity of the Presbytery of Genesee Valley.


If you are interested in learning more about getting a scholarship:


Once you complete the application form below you will receive acknowledgment that your application has been received. If you do not receive a reply email within one week, please re-contact Janet.


As part of the covenant to receive this scholarship you are expected to provide a one-page summary of this experience and its application to your Session and to the convener of the Tools and Training Working Group, Mindy Shaffer. Our budget is modest so please apply as early in the year as possible.

  • i.e. Sunday School Superintendent, Pastor, Youth Group Leader, Teacher, Member at Large, Elder, etc.
  • *Conference, Retreat, Mission