Children, Youth & Family Studies Scholarships

In addition to regular financial aid opportunities, the CYFS Department awards student scholarships through the following programs:

Lenore Myers Scholarship for Youth & Family Ministry

Who it’s for: High school seniors or transfer students interested in the CYFS major, with intentions of working in church-based ministry with children or youth
How much: Up to $5,000 per year ($20,000 over four years), added to other academic scholarships
Requirements:  Minimum 3.25 GPA (high school or college); demonstrated leadership and service in church, school, or community settings
Selection process:  Applications are due March 15. Awards are announced in April.
How to apply:  Download information and application instructions (PDF)

Returning Student Scholarships

Includes the Lenore Myers Scholarship (youth and family ministry students) and the Nancy Post Scholarship (for seniors on internship)

Who it’s for: CYFS majors in 2nd, 3rd, or 4th years
How much: Up to $2,000 (one-time award)
Requirements:  Minimum 3.3 cumulative GPA at Trinity
Selection process:  Applications are available through the Financial Aid Office in March.  Awards are announced in April. 
How to apply:  Contact the Financial Aid Office at or 425.249.4777.