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. 

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Applications must be received by midnight of the Submission Deadline. Your online application confirmation will be sent to the email address provided.

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Applications must be postmarked by the Submission Deadline. Mail completed application package to: The J. Sherman Pelt Scholarship P. O. Box 161486 ~ Atlanta, GA 30321

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