Scholarship Information


Applicants should adhere to the following requirements:

  1. Must be a member of the Deeper Life Young Adult Ministry U.S.A and the Deeper Life Bible Church.
  2. Must be in college/university or going to college/university within the U.S.
  3. Must apply with an essay of at least 500 words stating your purpose or intent
  4. Must have at least TWO letters of recommendation. One letter of recommendation from a Deeper Life Young Adult Ministry U.S.A. State rep (excluding DDSF Exco members) or Pastor and ONE letter from an instructor / lecturer / teacher / professor from a recent class
  5. Must have at least a 3.00 cumulative GPA

A few points to remember:

  • To ensure anonymity, no names will be placed on the essays, just an identification number in the upper margin of the essay
  • Upon reception of the scholarship funding, the applicant is disqualified from future attempts at the scholarship
  • Reapplication is permitted, if no previous award has been obtained from the DDSF
  • All documents must be submitted together, if incomplete, no considerations will be made
  • Deadline for applications: April 10, 2020 (Opens January 10, 2020)
Process of Application
  • Access the DDSF Application Form HERE
  • Review all aspects of the Rubric prior to submission of application
  • Identification for essay will be identified by the First and Middle Initial, followed by the numbers of one’s address. (e.g. John A. Doe- 555 Crossover St, Baltimore, MD = JA555)
  • Following the application, essay should be placed on top, followed by recommendation by church leader, and lastly, school recommendation.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

1. How do I apply?

  • Click on the following link to access the application form. Complete the application before the deadline along with all necessary documents needed. All applicants are required to submit all necessary documents together. Failure to do so will result in disqualification and no consideration will be given. Interviews will be conducted after all applications have been submitted.

2. What can the money be used for?

  • Deeper Dreams Scholarship Fund are for the student’s tuition/fees or materials needed for school.

3. Who is eligible to apply?

  • Any current member of the Deeper Life Bible Church U.S.A. Young Adult Ministry Southeast Region who is currently in college/university or going to college/university. Reapplication is permitted, only under the condition that no award was previously obtained.

4. When do I apply?

  • Applications are due before the start of another academic year. Deadline for applications are April 10th, 2020 (opens on January 10).

5. Who reviews the applications?

  • DDSF applications are evaluated by knowledgeable committee members of the Deeper Dreams Scholarship Fund

6. How do I find out if I received the scholarship fund?

  • Award letter will be sent out by email mid-May and the student awarded the scholarship fund will be announced at the Annual DLBC Young Adult Conference.

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