The Love of Christ Scholarship (Scholarship Fund) is to provide financial assistance to attend district LWML events. Established in 1998 to assist women in South Wisconsin District who wish to attend district retreats and conventions. Limited number of scholarships are available for each event (12-$100 scholarships per retreat and 40-$50 scholarships for District Convention, every other year). Scholarships are used toward registration first and various other expense for the event. Scholarships are considered on an individual basis and a new application must be submitted for each event. Confidentiality of all applicants, including those awarded scholarships, is a high priority. Deadlines for each event will be announced on the website and only applications received by the deadline will be considered.
Active female members of congregations in the South Wisconsin District of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod who are residents of the SWD prior to college and are preparing for full-time* church work in the LC-MS are eligible to apply. You must be an undergraduate student at one of the educational institutions of the Synod during the school year in which you would receive this scholarship. (*Full-time service in the church is defined as any position available through the Board of Assignments of the Synod.) Scholarship amount varies according to number of applicants and amount of funds available. Questions can be directed to the scholarship committee through the chairman, Diane Kitzerow, 262-352-7214 or [email protected] or by mail: Diane Kitzerow LWML-SWD Scholarship Committee N100 W5880 Oxford Drive, Cedarburg, WI 53012 Applications must be postmarked by April 30, 2017, to apply for funds for the 2017-2018 school year. Completed applications can be submitted: by attaching the file to an email (You may sign, scan and email your copy of page 1) or by mailing a printed copy to the address above.
Corriane lives in Cedarburg and attended Living Word High School where she was active in choir, concert band, 3 sports teams, musical theater and the National Honor Society. Corriane’s home church is First Immanuel, Cedarburg and she was involved as a VBS teacher, in Youth group, Worship team, and SOS CenterOutreach. Corriane will be a freshman attending Concordia Seward, studying Secondary Education.
Bethany resides in Waukesha and was homeschooled. Bethany was involved in theater, flute choir and dance. Her home church is Brookfield Lutheran where she has been active in Youth group, mission trips, VBS, and playing her flute for worship services. Bethany has proven herself to be a leader and willing to step out of her comfort zone. Bethany will be attending Concordia St. Paul (freshman) to become a Director of Christian Outreach.
Hartland is home for Kelsey, where she attended Lake Country Lutheran High School. In high school, Kelsey was involved in choir, Forensics, 4 team sports, LIFT (Bible study leader), and the National Honor Society. Kelsey’s home church is Divine Redeemer in Hartland. She has been involved in church as a Bible school teacher,8 th grade confirmation leader, Youth group, served as Youth Worship leader, and on mission trips. Kelsey plans on attending Concordia Mequon as a Freshman to study secondary education.