Foursquare’s Women in Leadership Ministry has officially opened up the application process for the 2011 Alabaster Legacy Scholarships, which will be granted to seven recipients this year.

Recognizing the need for intentional leadership discipleship, The Foursquare Church offers the Alabaster Legacy Scholarships specifically for women preparing to pursue the call of God to vocational ministry. The goal is to “build our future on the foundation of our past,” according to Tammy Dunahoo, general supervisor.

The scholarship application process opened on February 1, 2011. Applications are due on or before May 1, 2011.

A total of seven scholarships are available for the 2011 school year. Women currently pursuing higher education in preparation for ministry leadership are eligible for one of the following Alabaster Legacy Scholarships:

  • Bible College Scholarship: Four $2,000 awards annually
    The intent of this award is to empower women planning to enter a vocational ministry program leading to Foursquare credentials, by providing funds for education in an accredited Foursquare Bible college.
  • Emerging Leader Network Scholarship: Two $500 awards annually
    The intent of this award is to encourage the education of young women for vocational ministry through a Foursquare certified Emerging Leader Network (ELN) program.
  • Ignite Scholarship: One $1,000 award annually
    The intent of this award is to encourage the education of young women for vocational ministry through a Foursquare certified Ignite program.

For more information, visit Alabaster Legacy Scholarships to download the applications, or contact the National Church Office.