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Johnelle West Scholarship

Senior Class 2019, now that you’re on your way to college, tuition and fees can get expensive and every dollar helps, so check out the qualifications and apply for a scholarship in honor of, Johnelle West! Apply now online, in the Ignite Youth Area, or the administrative office. The application deadline is July 19, 2019.

Overview

The Church Without Walls (TCWW) provides the Johnelle West Scholarship as a resource to members of our congregation who need financial assistance to aid in continuing their education. The TCWW Scholarship Committee will review each application that meets the following requirements:

  • Applicant must be an active member of The Church Without Walls for at least one year.
  • Applicant must demonstrate a Christian lifestyle.
  • Applicant must complete an interview with the TCWW Scholarship Committee

Application Process

To apply for the 2019 Johnelle West Scholarship, students must meet the following criteria and submit the following to the TCWW Scholarship Committee. The omission of any of the listed criteria and/or documents will result in an incomplete application and will not be considered for the scholarship.

 For High School Graduates

  • Completed TCWW 2019 Scholarship Application
  • Official high school transcript with a 3.2 GPA or higher, mailed to TCWW from your graduating high school. Transcript must have the official seal.
  • Letter of acceptance from an accredited college or university
  • Two recommendation forms:
    • From a church member
    • From a non-church member (i.e. teacher, coach, employer, etc.), mailed to TCWW or submitted electronically to jrios@churchwithoutwalls.org directly from the person making the recommendation
  • Essay of 600 words
    • Essay Topic: How have you used your strengths and talents for the church, your community, and your school?

For College Students

  • Completed TCWW 2019 Scholarship Application
  • Official, current transcript with a 3.2 GPA or higher, mailed to TCWW from your current university. Transcript must have official seal.
  • Two recommendation forms:
    • From a church member
    • From a non-church member (i.e. professor, coach, employer, etc.), mailed to TCWW or submitted electronically to jrios@churchwithoutwalls.org directly from the person making the recommendation
  • Essay of 1000 words
    • Essay Topic: How are you prepared to handle the different philosophies among college students that question the principles of Christianity?

Application Submission

Complete scholarship application packets must be mailed to:

The Church Without Walls
ATTN: Janice Rios
5725 Queenston Blvd
Houston, TX 77084

Application Deadline

Completed TCWW Scholarship Application packets must be received and/or postmarked by Friday, July 19, 2019.