2 Timothy 2:15 – Do the best you can to be the kind of person that God will approve and give yourself to him. Be a worker who is not ashamed of his work—a worker who uses the true teaching in the right way. (International Children’s Bible) (ICB)
Established in 2018: The Pleasant Grove Scholarship Ministry (PGSM) evolved through the vision of our Pastor, Reverend A. C. Clark, III, to aid in the financial assistance of young people who actively participate in church services and the youth department at “The Grove.” The Scholarship Ministry is composed of six members of the congregation selected by the Pastor.
• Chairperson: Nedra H. Francis
• Committee Members:
Purpose/Mission/Vision: The purpose of PGSM is to demonstrate the church's commitment to our young people in their endeavors toward attaining higher education by enrolling in a post-secondary education program or attending a technical/vocational school with scholarship funds to pursue their education.
To this end, the PGSM uses available funds to make awards to students who are active members of the church who have been accepted to and registered as a full–time student at an accredited college/university or technical/vocational school by September 1st, Fall of the freshman year. Applicants will have the responsibility of adhering to the guidelines/policy set forth by the Scholarship Committee to meet eligibility.
Scholarships: PGBC will offer the following two scholarships per academic school year.
Please consider the minimum GPA and characteristics when applying for these awards.
SOAR PROJECT - Seeking/Obtaining Academic Responsibility.
AWARDS & RECOGNITION: We also encourage our youth ministry members to achieve academic excellence by participating in the SOAR project.
For additional information about the Pleasant Grove Scholarship Ministry or SOAR Project, to contact chairperson Ms. Nedra Francis.