Diaconal Formation Grants
Postulants and candidates for the diaconate, who meet the income criteria, are eligible for Diaconal Formation Grants. The income criteria are:
Eligible expenses include Diaconal Formation program tuition, books, and fees for the required Psychological Exam, Clinical Pastoral Education, and Diaconal Formation Workshops. Grant funds may also be used for travel and lodging for Diaconal Formation Programs, related childcare, eldercare, or partner care expense.
Applications will be accepted at any time. An approved grantee will receive up to $1,500 each year, renewable while they are eligible. Grantees may request reimbursements, payments directly to the Formation program or Diocese, or both.
To Apply for a Diaconal Formation Grant
Questions? Contact The Rev. Theresa Lewallen, Grants Administrator