Scholarships

Brite’s premier scholarship awards provide full tuition and merit stipends ranging from $2,000-$10,000 annually.

BRITTAN LEGACY SCHOLAR
FCC ABILENE SCHOLAR
PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLAR
Brite’s premier competitive scholarship for outstanding Master of Divinity students. These awards includes a full tuition grant plus a $10,000 annual stipend for three years of full-time Master of Divinity study. Read More

DEAN’S SCHOLAR
Dean’s Scholars are awarded scholarships based on demonstrated promise for congregational or innovative ministry. This award includes a full tuition grant plus a $5,000 annual stipend for three years of full-time Master of Divinity study.

UCC AUSTIN SCHOLAR
The University Christian Church, Austin, Scholar Award is based on demonstrated promise for congregational ministry. This award includes a full tuition grant plus a $5,000 annual stipend for three years of full-time Master of Divinity study.

COLBY D. HALL AWARD
This award pairs a $2,000 stipend with a full tuition grant for three years of full-time study in the Master of Divinity program.

MASTERS STIPENDS
Masters stipends are designed to supplement living expenses and other educational needs as students prepare for vocations in ministry.

BEING BRITE SCHOLARS
Being Brite Scholars are named endowments used for tuition assistance.

PH.D. STIPENDS
Due to the generosity of donors, all admitted Ph.D. students receive full tuition and a $7,000 stipend. Ph.D. stipends are designed to supplement living expenses and other educational needs as doctoral students prepare for vocations in teaching and scholarship.

MINISTERIAL EDUCATION FUND
Ministerial Education Funds are named endowments used for, but not limited to, tuition assistance.

EMERGENCY FUND GRANTS
Emergency Fund Grants are given to students at times of demonstrated financial need. Emergency Fund Grants are one-time gifts and do not require student repayment.

Financial Aid and other Funding Resources