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Maritime Christian College
Bursaries & Scholarships

MCC Bursary Application

The financial assistance offered is provided by various individuals, families, and churches in memory of a loved one or for the basis of preparing believers for works of service. It is their desire, as well as ours, to see the students of MCC complete their education with little to no debt. We encourage you to take the time to apply for any and all financial assistance available to you, as a student of Maritime Christian College.

Bursaries are available for students applying to all three of the course streams. Bursaries will be awarded based on financial need and on a first-come, first-served basis.

Application deadline is August 15  
(Only one application is needed for all bursaries)

Full-Tuition Scholarship Application

Application deadline is March 31
(Full-Time Returning Students only)

MCC Bursaries

John and Lillian Bergman Recruitment Scholarship Fund: 
This annual award consists of interest from funds given from the Estate of M. Lillian Bergman to assist a first year student(s) of Maritime Christian College, on the basis of evangelistic potential and financial need.

 

Magdelena (Lena) Wolfram Botchett:

This bursary is given in memory of the late Magdelena (Lena) Wolfram Botchett who was known as a woman of great faith; who faithfully gave back to her Church and loved her family dearly.  The Botchett family is graciously providing this bursary for a student(s) who will be taking a class(es) at Maritime Christian College.  

 

Central Christian Church: 
Upon application and approval by the Board of Directors, Central Christian Church will pay up to one-half (1/2) the tuition fees of its congregational students attending MCC on a full-time basis.  The tuition fee per student will be determined by the number of hours per semester, with nine (9) hours being the minimum for full-time status.  If there are multiple students eligible to receive assistance the Church Board will determine the amount per student to be paid.

 

Central Street Christian Church: 

This bursary, in the amount of $500, is for a student from the Western School District on PEI.  Students from Central Street Christian Church in Summerside will be given first consideration.  If no applicants from the Western School District, the bursary is to be awarded to any worthy student desiring to attend MCC or already a student of MCC. 

John Milton and Louise Chapman Memorial: 

An annual grant of $500 in memory of John Milton & Louise Chapman.  The primary purpose is to aid a student in financial need who would otherwise not be able to attend Bible College and who is intent on pursuing the ministry/missionary field. 

Christian Church at Breadalbane: 

This annual bursary consists of interest from funds given by Breadalbane Christian Church members in 2009.  The bursary will be awarded to a student at MCC planning to enter the missionary field or missionary ministry.  Preference will be given to students in their second, third or fourth year of studies.

 

Christian Church of Moncton: 

This bursary consists of $20,000 given by the Christian Church of Moncton.  An award of $1,000 is to be given annually as long as funds remain available and a suitable candidate exists.

 

Harry and Jean Haines Memorial Scholarship: 

The Fredericton Christian Church provides an annual grant of $1,000 for a student from the Fredericton Christian Church attending MCC or another Restoration  Movement  Bible College.   Should more  than one student from that congregation enroll in a Bible College in a particular year, the Scholarship shall be divided equally among them.  An academic standing of at least 75% must be maintained to receive the second semester portion. 

 

Harbour Christian Church: 

The purpose of this fund is to aid needy students from The Harbour Christian Church who are pursuing studies at a recognized Bible College for one year or more. 

 

Harbours of Grace Scholarship Fund: 

This bursary consists of $1,000 per semester to be granted to a full-time student at MCC who is a resident of Newfoundland on the basis of financial need.

 

Louis H. Herring and J. Hubert Beck Memorial: 

Interest from a fund established by Louis Herring of Murray River, PE and Hubert Beck of New Glasgow, NS to assist students in their third, fourth or fifth year at MCC.  The bursary shall be granted to men who sincerely intend to go into full-time gospel ministry.  Recipients of the bursary must desire to serve Christ and their fellow man. 

 

May Herring Memorial Scholarship:  

Interest from a fund established by the estate of Margaret Herring in memory of her sister May Herring will be awarded to a student in their third or fourth year of a Bachelor of Theology program.

 

Honour Student Scholarship: 

A $500 scholarship is available upon application at the time of enrollment to all honour students entering MCC directly from high school as a full-time student.  An honour student is recognized as one who has averaged 80% in six courses, of which only one may be a general course, and has no grade below 70%.  This shall be continued for the second semester and throughout the student’s enrollment at the College if a 3.00 G.P.A. with 15 hours of credit and no courses below a 1.67 G.P.A. are maintained.

 

John Wallace MacKay Memorial: 

An annual grant of $500 in memory of John Wallace MacKay. The primary purpose is to aid a student in financial need who would otherwise not be able to attend Bible College. The recipient should be someone intent on pursuing the ministry/missionary field.

 

Silas J. and Bertha L. MacKay Memorial: 

An annual grant of $500 in memory of Silas and Bertha MacKay. The primary purpose is to aid a student in financial need who would otherwise not be able to attend Bible College.  The recipient should be someone intent on pursuing the ministry/missionary field. 

 

William Wallace and Elsie MacKay Memorial: 

An annual grant of $500 in memory of William Wallace and Elsie MacKay. The primary purpose is to aid a student in financial need who would otherwise not be able to attend Bible College.  The recipient should be someone intent on pursuing the ministry/missionary field.

 

Montague Church of Christ: 

An annual grant of $1,000 to a student from Montague Church of Christ attending Maritime Christian College.

Murray Harbour Church of Christ: 

An annual grant of $500 will be given to a student from Murray Harbour Church of Christ attending Maritime Christian College.  If there are no applicants from the Murray Harbour Church of Christ in any given year, the bursary may be awarded to any worthy student(s) desiring to attend MCC or already a student at MCC.

 

New Brunswick: 

An annual grant of $200 is given by Lord’s Cove Church of Christ in Deer Island, NB.  Qualified students must be in financial need and must be a resident of New Brunswick.  First year students will be given preference, but it will also be available to advanced students.

 

Brian Ohl Memorial: 

An annual grant of $500 in memory of Brian Ohl of Murray Harbour, PE.  The primary purpose is to aid a student in financial need who would otherwise not be able to attend Bible College and who is intent on pursuing the ministry/missionary field. 

 

Earl Ohl Memorial: 

An annual grant of $500 in memory of Earl Ohl of Murray Harbour, PE.  The recipient shall be chosen primarily on the basis that the student has a burning desire to preach the truth of God’s Word and to become involved in the Christian ministry.  Preference will be given to a mature student showing desire to enter the ministry/missionary field. 

 

Gordon Ohl Memorial: 

An annual grant of $500 in memory of Gordon Ohl of Murray Harbour, PE.  The primary purpose is to aid a student in financial need who would otherwise not be able to attend Bible College and who is intent on pursuing the ministry/missionary field. 

 

Audrey A. Osborne Memorial: 

An annual grant of $500 in memory of Audrey Osborne of Murray Harbour, PE.  The primary purpose is to aid a student in financial need who would otherwise not be able to attend Bible College and who is intent on pursuing the ministry/missionary field. 

 

Fred C. Osborne Scholarship: 

An annual grant of $500 in honour of Fred Osborne, for serving as President of Maritime Christian College from 2000-2012.  The recipient shall be chosen primarily on the basis that the student has a burning desire to preach the truth of God’s Word and to become involved in the Christian ministry.  Preference will be given to a mature student showing desire to enter the ministry/missionary field.

 

Reginald Cecil “Reg” Osborne Memorial: 

An annual grant of $500 in memory of Reginald Osborne of Murray Harbour, PE.  The primary purpose is to aid a student in financial need who would otherwise not be able to attend Bible College and who is intent on pursuing the ministry/missionary field. 

 

Resident Assistant Work-Study Grant: 

Awarded by Maritime Christian College to provide financial aid to the student chosen for the position of Resident Assistant for the semester.  The work-study grant is equal to the value of a dorm room for the current semester and is to be applied directly to the student’s account for his or her room.

 

David P. and Lillian A. Sharam Memorial: 
An annual grant of $500 in memory of David and Lillian Sharam.  The primary purpose is to aid a student in financial need who would otherwise not be able to attend Bible College and who is intent on pursuing the ministry/missionary field. 

Sherwood Christian Church:  An annual grant of $500 will be given to each student from Sherwood Christian Church who is in full time attendance at MCC.

 

Alan M. Smith Memorial: 

An annual grant of $500 in memory of Alan M. Smith.  The recipient shall be chosen primarily on the basis that the student has a burning desire to preach the truth of God’s Word and to become involved in the Christian ministry.  Preference will be given to a mature student showing desire to enter the ministry/missionary field. 

 

James Jarvis Stewart Memorial: 
Interest from a fund established by the James Jarvis Stewart Memorial Fund For Christian Education Inc. will be awarded to a deserving student attending Maritime Christian College.

 

Westport Church of Christ: 

An annual grant of $200 will be given to a student attending MCC from the Church of Christ in Westport, NS; other churches of Christ in Digby Co., NS; or other churches in Nova Scotia.

 

Carol Ann Williams Memorial:

An annual grant of $500 in memory of Carol Ann Williams.  The primary purpose is to aid a student in financial need who would otherwise not be able to attend Bible College and who is intent on pursuing the ministry/missionary field.

Full-Tuition Scholarship

The full-tuition scholarship is for a full-time returning student, who is a member of a Restoration Christian Church/Church of Christ, pursuing full-time ministry.

 

The scholarship consists of funds donated in memory of Edward P. Benoit, E. Neil Burt, John E. Carew, Hazel (MacNeil) Dewar, Dorothy J. Lord, Garnet & Gertrude McIntyre, Earl Ohl, Gordie Ohl, Alvin Rowledge and Della Murphy, Donald F. Stewart, Neil W. Zimmerman, as well as endowments from the Grape Grove Church of Christ, the Rodney Christian Church and the Truro Church of Christ.

 

The scholarship is awarded for enrolled hours up to a maximum of 16 semester hours/semester at the current cost/semester hour.

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