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Johnelle West Scholarship

Senior Class 2018,  now 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! Online, in the Ignite Youth Area, or the administrative office. The application deadline is June 29th.

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 and give awards according to the availability of funds, specialized needs, and the following additional criteria:

  • 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 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 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:
    • 1. From a church member
    • 2. 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
    • Topic: How have you used your strengths and talents for the church, your community, and your school?

For College Students

  • Completed TCWW 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:
    • 1. From a church member
    • 2. 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
    • Topic: How are you prepared to handle the different philosophies that question the principles of Christianity? 

Application Submission

Complete scholarship application packets must be mailed to:

ATTN: TCWW Scholarship Committee
The Church Without Walls
5725 Queenston Blvd
Houston, TX 77084

Application Deadline

Completed TCWW Scholarship Application packets must be received and/or postmarked by Friday, June 29, 2018.