St. Mark's Scholarship Application Instructions

High school students planning on attending a four year institution, technical college, trade school, or other post-high school institution of learning in the 2022–2023 academic year are invited to apply to the St. Mark’s Scholarship. Students looking to apply must:

  • Fill out the application form (available to download via the button below)
  • Attach a digital photograph of yourself with your application.
  • Write a brief essay (1-2 pages) where you:
    1. Introduce yourself
    2. Describe your goals & aspirations. 
    3. Reflect on your past year of education (e.g., What were some of the highlights and challenges? What did you learn?). 
    4. Describe how you are connected to a life of faith:
      1. Share your past or present involvement in St. Mark’s (Sunday School, mission trips, volunteering, service projects, etc.) 
      2. Describe the way you are living out your faith in relationship to your vocation and community 
    5. Include any of the following information that would allow the committee to gain a more complete picture of you: your leadership, volunteer opportunities, clubs, employment, athletics, and extra-curricular school activities.
    6. Include two current letters of recommendation (as pdf files) with your application to scholarships@smlutheran.org.

Application materials must be emailed to scholarships@smlutheran.org by May 22nd, 2022. PDF’s of the application materials are available to download via the buttons below:

Application FormLetter of Recommendation Form