JC Pringle Foundation Inc

JC Pringle Foundation, Inc.

Scholarships and Grants

General Information

When to Apply

Application process begins March 1st of each year. Deadline for applications is June 21st or next business day.

Scholarship and Grant Award Letters

Scholarship award letters will be issued to the recipient via email and a hard copy to the address on the application.

Eligibility Requirements

  1. Prospective student 18+ age
  2. Enrolling or continuing AA or BA full time student in Religious Studies
  3. Single adult – low income $15,000 < less annual income
  4. Married adult – low income $40,000 < less combined annual income
  5. US citizenship
  6. Proof of residency ( DC, MD, VA)

* Other eligibility requirements may be required for some scholarships

Scholarship Funds

Funds for tuition and book scholarships will be transferred to the student’s financial aid account of the bible college, seminary, or theology school of their choice.

The student must be active in status at a U.S. bible college, seminary, or theology school with a 90% or higher attendance to maintain the awarded scholarship or grant.

Scholarship or grants will be revoked under the following:

  1. Inactive status/ lower than 90% attendance in courses.
  2. Withdrawal from religious studies to pursue other studies.
  3. Withdrawal from a U.S. bible college, seminary, or theology school.
  4. Active GPA of 2.0 or lower.

Application Fees and Scholarship Types

Tuition scholarships are to cover only tuition for the semester or for the full year in which it was awarded. Tuition scholarships do not cover the costs of books or other fees ( example: activity, administrative , miscellaneous, technology, parking, etc…).

Application Fees (non-refundable)

Book scholarships are to cover books and cd’s required for the course. And only for the semester or for the full year in which the book scholarship was awarded. Book scholarships do not cover the costs of fees ( example: activity,
administrative , miscellaneous, technology, parking etc…).

Application Fee (non-refundable)

Scholarships and Grants

Semester/ Half Year Book Grant – Total $600.00
Semester/ Half Year Tuition – Total $620.00

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Full time VBC student ( 1st year)
  2. VCMI member of Suitland or DC location
  3. Must reside in DC or MD
  4. Unemployed with fixed Income( example: SSI,SSDI, Retirement etc…) or part-time employment 20 hours< less

* One recipient per grant and per scholarship per year

Full Year Book Grant – Total $1200.00 Full 1st year Tuition – Total $1240.00 Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Full time enrollment VBC student ( 1st year)
  2. VCMI member of any location
  3. No residency requirement
  4. Low income – $15,000 < less annual income

* One recipient per year for grant and scholarship

Semester/ Half Year Scholarship Total – $870.00
Full Year Scholarship – Total $1740.00

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Married with children 18 or younger
  2. 2nd year student
  3. Full time enrollment at a bible college, seminary, or theology school
  4. Low income $50,000 < less combined annual income
  5. Must be a resident of DC, MD, or VA
* One recipient per year for grant and scholarship

Semester/ Half Year Scholarship – Total $970.00
Full Year Scholarship – Total $1840.00

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Single adult
  2. 3rd year student
  3. Full time enrollment at a bible college, seminary, or theology school
  4. Unemployed with fixed income or low income $17,000 annual income < less
  5. Must be a US citizen

* One recipient per year for grant and scholarship

Semester/ Half Year Scholarship – Total $860.00 Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Females only
  2. Age 27 – 67
  3. Full time enrollment in bible college, seminary, or theology school
  4. Must reside in MD
  5. Must be a US citizen

* One recipient per scholarship per year

Semester/ Half Year scholarship – Total $860.00 Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Males only
  2. Age 27-67
  3. Full time enrollment in bible college, seminary, or theology school
  4. Must reside in MD
  5. Must be a US citizen

* One recipient per scholarship per year

Apply Now

  1. Did you read all of the requirements for your preferred scholarship or grant?
  2. Did you view the application fee(s)?
  3. Take a picture of yourself in JPEG format to upload for submission of your application.
  4. Have the email address of the persons for your letter of recommendations ( Ecclesiastical Leader, Apostle, Bishop, Pastor, Deacon, Teacher, Mentor, Friend or Relative)
  5. **IMPORTANT: There is an Essay to complete before submission of this application.
  6. Ready? APPLY NOW by completing the form below.
Welcome to the JC Pringle Foundation Inc Scholarship Registration Form

Here are some important things you need to do before completing this form:
1) Take a portrait picture of yourself and have it on hand in JPEG format for this form.
2) The emails of the people you are asking for letters of recommendation. (Ecclesiastical Leader, Friend or Relative, and a Teacher or Mentor.)
3) Be ready to answer thought-provoking and deep-digging questions about yourself. **IMPORTANT : This form is estimated to take at least 30 mins. In order to complete the form as quickly as possible, you will need ALL of the above items.**

 If all that is ready, then why don’t we begin? Complete the form below.

The next step is attaching two letters of recommendation: (a reference to the character.)You will need three letters from two different people.-Ecclesiastical Leader (Bishop, Pastor, etc.)-Friend or Relative-Mentor or Educational Teacher. This is a test of your responsibility. We need the name of all the recommenders, their email, and how long you've known them. After you've entered their information, it will be your duty to contact them and ask them to go to the address below and fill out their letter of recommendation. You will attach the items to the end of this form. Please make sure to have all submitted letters on official letter head.

Ecclesiastical Leader
Friend or Relative
Mentor or Educational Teacher

Write Essay Question and the minimum 750 words requirement