The purpose of the J. Sherman Pelt Scholarship is to aid in the creation of a brighter future for students, ongoing support of educational advancement and empowerment of the faith community. 

Closed Application Process

Thank you for your interest in the J. Sherman Pelt Scholarship. Applications will be accepted during the period April 1 – May 31. Our mission is to provide academic scholarships; we look forward to processing your application during the acceptance period. If you need additional information, you may contact us online or call us at (404) 600-1092.

Click here to download an “Informational Copy of the Application.”

Submission Process

Two categories of scholarships will be awarded annually to be selected by the J. Sherman Pelt Scholarship Committee. Applicants will be eligible for only one award per year and must submit an application either as a Seminary Student (Category I) or LBC Atlanta Member (Category II).

Application Timeline​

April 1st – May 31stAcceptance Period
May 31stSubmission Deadline
June 30thNotification of Status
July 31stWinners Announced
Aug. & Jan.Distribution of Funds