The Cannon Endowment Scholarship for Seminarians Pursuing Military Chaplaincy 2017 (Available 12-01-16. Due 03-01-17)

Deadline: March 01 2017 at 05:00 PM EST - CLOSED

This program is inactive or past the deadline.


The Cannon Endowment Scholarship Fund for Military Chaplains was established in 1992 through a gift from Dr. Clinton Cannon, an army retiree and lay member of the Washington North Idaho Conference of the United Church of Christ.

The Cannon Scholarship provides financial assistance to seminarians who are preparing to become military chaplains.


Holds church membership in a United Church of Christ (UCC); Christian Church Disciples of Christ (DOC); United Methodist, or Presbyterian, USA congregation;
Attends an ATS accredited seminary towards a course of study leading to ordained ministry;
Is a Member In Discernment of a UCC Association or Conference (or appropriate
denominational agency if from one of the other participating faith communities);
Enrolled in (or has made application to) denomination’s Chaplain Candidate Program;
Maintains a “B” or better GPA.