YOUNGNAK SCHOLARSHIP

Young Nak Church of Los Angeles

SCHOLARSHIP CATEGORIES

Rev. Kye Young Kim Memorial ScholarshipAnna Mission Group ScholarshipSeminary ScholarshipCYL Single Parent ScholarshipGeneral ScholarshipPastor’s Kid Scholarship



Rev. Kye Young Kim

REV. KYE YONG KIM MEMORIAL

 

Purpose

 In memory of late Rev. Kye Yong Kim and in implementation of his vision to foster future leaders of Korean American Christian community.

Qualification:

  1. Baptized member of a church recognized by KPCA (Korean Presbyterian Churches in America) or a church considered to believe in the doctrines similar to those of Youngnak Presbyterian Church of Los Angeles.
  2. Master’s degree required. Full-time student at a fully accredited theological seminary (or have been admitted to such a program for the upcoming academic year), which is approved by the Youngnak Session.
  3. Must be less than 35 years of age by the application deadline.
  4. Minimum GPA of 3.5 out of 4.0.
  5. Must have served as part-time or full-time pastor a minimum of two years.
  6. Two letters of recommendations. One recommendation must be from a pastor.



Anna Mission Group in Princeton University (1987)

ANNA MISSION GROUP SCHOLARSHIP

Purpose

To provide financial support, promote and encourage pursuit of a Christian education or theological training by Korean American women.

Qualification:

  1. Baptized female member of a church recognized by KPCA (Korean Presbyterian Churches in America) or a church considered to believe in the doctrines similar to those of Youngnak Presbyterian Church of Los Angeles.
  2. Undergraduate degree required. Full-time student at a fully accredited theological seminary or an equivalent graduate school program, (or have been admitted to such a program for the upcoming academic year), which is approved by the Youngnak Session.
  3. Must be less than 40 years of age by the application deadline.
  4. Minimum GPA of 3.5 out of 4.0.
  5. Two letters of recommendations from individuals in a leadership/mentor role. One recommendation must be from a pastor.



Rev. Park in Fuller Seminary (1998)

SEMINARY SCHOLARSHIP

Purpose

To provide financial support, promote and encourage pursuit of a theological education among Korean Americans by recognizing those students who exemplify the servitude-leadership qualities of our Lord Jesus Christ.

Qualification:

  1. Baptized member of a church recognized by KPCA (Korean Presbyterian Churches in America) or a church considered to believe in the doctrines similar to those of Youngnak Presbyterian Church of Los Angeles.
  2. Undergraduate degree required. Full-time student at a fully accredited theological seminary (or have been admitted to such a program for the upcoming academic year), which is approved by the Youngnak Session.
  3. Must be less than 40 years of age by the application deadline.
  4. Minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0
  5. Must demonstrate financial need.
  6. One letter of recommendation from an individual in a leadership/mentor role. (i.e., pastor, professor, etc.)


Scholarship Ceremony in 2012

CYL SINGLE PARENT SCHOLARSHIP

Purpose

To provide financial support, for undergraduate education to Korean American Christian students who are from a single-parent household and demonstrate financial need. This scholarship (CYL) is also known as Young-Soon Lee Scholarship.

Qualification:

  1. Must be a child of a single parent.
  2. Baptized member of a church recognized by KPCA (Korean Presbyterian Churches in America) or a church considered to believe in doctrines similar to those of Youngnak Presbyterian Church of Los Angeles.
  3. Full-time undergraduate student at a fully accredited 2-year or 4-year college or university or have been admitted to such a program for the upcoming academic year.
  4. Must be less than 25 years of age by the application deadline.
  5. Must demonstrate financial need.
  6. One letter of recommendation from an individual in a leadership/mentor role. (i.e., pastor, professor, etc.)


Scholarship Award Ceremony in 2013

GENERAL ACADEMIC SCHOLARSHIP

Purpose

To provide financial support, promote and recognize academic and leadership achievements by Korean American undergraduate and graduate students.

Qualification:

  1. Baptized member of a church recognized by KPCA (Korean Presbyterian Churches in America) or a church considered to believe in the doctrines similar to those of Youngnak Presbyterian Church of Los Angeles.
  2. Full-time undergraduate or graduate student at a fully accredited 2-year junior college, 4-year college or university (or have been admitted to such a program for the upcoming academic year), which is approved by the Youngnak Session.
  3. Must be less than 35 years of age by the application deadline.
  4. Must demonstrate financial need if applying need-based.
  5. One letter of recommendation from an individual in a leadership/mentor role. (i.e., pastor, professor, etc.)


PK Scholarship Banquet in 2010

PASTOR’S KID (PK) SCHOLARSHIP

Purpose

To provide financial support, promote and recognize academic and leadership achievements by Korean American undergraduate students who are children of full-time pastors in US and Canada.

Qualification:

  1. Must be the son or daughter of a pastor (full-time) currently presiding over a small church in US and Canada.
  2. Baptized member of a church in the US and Canada and those who believe in the doctrines similar to those of Youngnak Presbyterian Church of Los Angeles.
  3. Full-time undergraduate student at a fully accredited 2-year or 4-year college or university or have been admitted to such a program for the upcoming academic year.
  4. Must be less than 25 years of age by the application deadline.
  5. Must demonstrate financial need.
  6. Only 1 scholarship per household