Who can Apply?

  • All students attending college in the United States, including theological seminaries and community colleges, may apply. Graduate students pursuing a Master’s Degree are also encouraged to apply, but students pursuing All doctorate degree including PhD, Medical Doctor, and Juris Doctor are not eligible to receive the scholarship.

  • Scholarship applicants will be divided into the following five categories when you apply:

     - Category A : Members of Sa-Rang Community Church or Their Children

     - Category B : Members of Other Churches or Communities

     - Category C : Children of Missionaries in Foreign Countries

     - Category D : Children of Pastors of Non-Self Sufficient Churches in the United States

     - Category E : local Students Recommended by a Missionary or mission org. in overseas

     * Foreign school enrollments are permitted for Category E only.

About the KDSF Scholarship

  • Four-Year University Students and Graduate Students : $2,000.

  • Community College Students : $1,000.

  • Two (4 Year Univ.) Students from the Same Household :  $1,500. each

  • Overseas Theology Student: Amount awarded depends on actual tuition costs


  • Apply                         :  May  1 ~ May 31 2019

  • Evaluation               :  June 1 ~ 30, 2019

  • Announcement     :  July  7, 2019

  • Award Ceremony :  July 21, 2019

  • Disbursement        :  August  - September  2019

How to Apply?

  • Click on the [Apply Now] button below to submit your application and supporting documents online. No paper applications will be accepted. at any case

Required Documents

For Applications
  • All Categories

      -  Transcript from previous level of education (Freshman in 2019 fall semester : High school transcript)

      - Certified Proof of household income

  • Category C (Parent's)

     - Proof of missionary expedition

     - Letter of introduction from missionary

  • Category D (Parent's)

     - Proof of church affiliation 

     - Graduate Degree in Theology 

     - Latest printing of church news

     - Church budget report

  • Category

     - Copy of yearly tuition bill

     - Letter of recommendation from missionary

  • Recommendation letters are not required for any other group, except Category E.

For Disbursements
  • All Categories

      - Letter of acceptance (for Freshman of 2019 fall semester)

      - Proof of registration for the next semester (Current freshman and over grades)

Please read FAQ before you start to apply.

*  Award Ceremony held in 2nd Chapel Service in 2018

*  Award Ceremony held in 3rd Chapel Service in 2018