Commission on Central Conference Theological Education 2014 Grants

 

 

Commission on Central Conference Theological Education
2014 Grants

 

 

CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN EUROPE CENTRAL CONFERENCE

Board of Ordained Ministry of the Swiss/France/North Africa conferences · $16,000

Project Title:  Course d'Studes de Theologie

For: Course of Study scholarships for pastors in France.

 

United Methodist Church in Bulgaria · $3,500

Project Title:  Course of Study

For: Developing the third year of COS in Bulgaria.

 

United Methodist Church in Bulgaria · $5,300

Project Title:  Scholarships for Students in Theology

For: Scholarships for training of elders.

 

GERMANY CENTRAL CONFERENCE

Reutlingen School of Theology · $25,000

Project Title:  Youth Ministers Education

For: Developing a youth ministries education program.

 

NORTHERN EUROPE AND EURASIA CENTRAL CONFERENCE

Baltic Methodist Theological Seminary · $7,500

Project Title:  E-Learning Project

For: Development of online classes.

 

Baltic Methodist Theological Seminary · $4,600

Project Title:  Faculty Development

For: Faculty retreats.

 

Baltic Methodist Theological Seminary · $6,600

Project Title:  Translation [Estonia/Russian/English]

For: Support for teaching classes in three languages.

 

Metodistkirkens Teologiske Seminar · $6,500

Project Title:  Spiritual Formation for Seminarians

For:  Training in contemplative meditation.

 

Moscow Theological Seminary of The United Methodist Church · $12,300

Project Title:  Library Upgrade for the Moscow Seminary

For: Library enhancement for educational license.

 

Moscow Theological Seminary of the United Methodist Church · $7,200

Project Title:  English as a Second Language School (ESL) of the Moscow Seminary

For: Interactive white boards.

 

Moscow Theological Seminary of the United Methodist Church · $630

Project Title:  Website for the Moscow Seminary

For: Website development.

 

Moscow Theological Seminary of the United Methodist Church · $4,870

Project Title:  Professors Network of the Moscow Seminary

For: Faculty exchange between the seminary and Centers of Leadership in Eurasia using the Unified Educational System.

 

WEST AFRICA CENTRAL CONFERENCE

Banyam Theological Seminary, Nigeria · $50,000

Project Title:  Campus Electrification Project

For: Solar electrification.

 

Banyam Theological Seminary, Nigeria · $9,000

Project Title:  Faculty Development - Ph.D. in Biblical Study

For: Ph.D. studies for Andre I Emmanuel.

 

Francophone Consultation for Theological training · $18,000

Project Title:  Francophone Consultation for Theological Training

For: Senegal & Cameroon Mission.

 

ISTHA (Institute Superior of Theology in Adijan) · $40,000

Project Title:  Formation Master - Doctorat en Theologie

For: Scholarships for advanced studies.

 

Gbarnga School of Theology, Liberia · $35,000

Project Title:  Gbarnga Graduate Studies

For: Development of graduate studies program.

 

Sierra Leone, Carryover · $23,000

Project Title:  Carryover for 2015

For: Designated for theological education in Sierra Leone; specific grant request pending.

 

AFRICA CENTRAL CONFERENCE

Board of Ordained Ministry of Western Annual Conference of Angola · $32,500

Project Title:  Training of Lay Pastors

For: Revival of facilities for training lay pastors.

 

Board of the Ordained Ministry of the UMC, Mozambique · $32,500

Project Title:  Training for Pastors

For: Continuing education for pastors.

 

United Methodist Bible College of East Africa · $32,500

Project Title:  Training of Pastors and Lay Leaders

For: Pastoral training for East Africa Annual Conference and Burundi Annual Conference.

 

Sol Africa · $32,500

Project Title:  Sol Africa E-Reader and E-Publishing

For: Creating Portuguese e-readers for seminaries in Mozambique and Angola (East and West).

 

United Theological College, Harare, Zimbabwe · $32,500

Project Title:  United Theological College

For: Women's Center programs.

 

CONGO CENTRAL CONFERENCE

Francophone Consultation for Theological training · $35,750

Project Title:  Francophone Consultation for theological training

For: Training pastors through the Francophone Course of Study.

 

CONGO CENTRAL CONFERENCE – South Congo

Faculte de Theologie de' Universite Methodiste au Katanga · $25,000

Project Title:  Developpement de la Faculte de Theologie de' Universite Methodiste au Katanga à Mulungwishi

For: Library/doctoral scholarships for faculty development.

 

Universita Methodiste de Musumba, South Congo · $11,875

Project Title:  Developpement de la Faculte de Theologie de ' Universite Methodiste de Musumba à Kapanga

For: Library and resources.

 

Board of Ordained Ministry/South Congo Episcopal Area · $8,750

Project Title:  Transformation du Monde

For: Development of mission conference to train pastors in community ministries.

 

CONGO CENTRAL CONFERENCE – Central Congo

Central Congo Episcopal Area Annual Conferences · $20,625

Project Title:  Central Congo Support of the Development of Courses of Study

For: Further development of Courses of Study in three annual conferences.

 

Diengenga Pastoral School · $7,000

Project Title:  Diengenga Scholarship and Development

For: Scholarships.

 

The Wembo Nyama Methodist Faculty of Theology · $18,000

Project Title:  Scholarships and Faculty Development

For: Scholarships.

 

CONGO CENTRAL CONFERENCE – North Katanga

Kabongo Methodist University · $20,000

Project Title:  Kabongo Methodist University in Katanga Province

For: Enhanced learning opportunities through library additions and scholarships.

 

Kamina Methodist University · $20,625

Project Title:  Kamina Methodist University

For: Library development/scholarships for theological students.

 

Tanzania Annual Conference · $5,000

Project Title:  Church and Community Mobilization Training

For: Training leaders in community development.

 

CONGO CENTRAL CONFERENCE – East Congo

East Congo Episcopal Area · $23,000

Project Title:  Kindu University

For: Lecturers/scholarships.

 

East Congo Episcopal Area Annual Conferences · $19,875

Project Title:  Support of the Development of Courses of Study

For: Course of Study in East Congo.

 

PHILIPPINES CENTRAL CONFERENCE

Central Luzon – Philippines Annual Conference Board of Ordained Ministry · $1,000

Project Title: Clergy Continuing Professional Development

For: Scholarships.

 

Davao Episcopal Area · $25,000

Project Title:  Davo Episcopal Area Theological Enhancement Program (DEA-TEP)

For: Clergy formation.

 

Immanuel Bible School Board of Trustees · $5,000

Project Title:  Immanuel Bible School for Indigenous Filipinos

For: Contextual theological education.

 

North Central – Philippines Annual Conference Board of Ordained Ministry · $1,000

Project Title:  NC-PAC Clergy Continuing Education and Professional Development

For: Scholarships.

 

North East Luzon – Philippines Annual Conference Board of Ordained Ministries · $1,600

Project Title:  NELPAC Clergy Continuing Education & Professional Development

For: Scholarships.

 

North East Philippines Annual Conference Board of Ordained Ministry · $5,500

Project Title:  NEPAC Clergy Continuing Education & Professional Development Project

For: Scholarships.

 

Board of Ordained Ministry of Northwest Philippines Annual Conference · $8,500

Project Title:  Northwest Philippines Annual Conference Pastoral Formation

For: Scholarships.

 

Northern Philippines Annual Conference Board of Ordained Ministry · $6,400

Project Title:  NPAC Clergy Continuing Professional Development Program

For: Scholarships for local pastors.

 

Pangasian Philippines Annual Conference Board of Ordained Ministry · $1,000

Project Title:  Pangasian PAC Clergy Continuing Education; Professional Development

For: Scholarships.

 

Asbury College, Philippines · $8,818

Project Title:  Quality Theological Empowerment

For: Upgrading theological courses.

 

Union Theological Seminary, Manila · $18,000

Project Title:  Unino Theological Open Seminary

For: Continued development of online learning and resources.

 

Wesley Divinity School, Philippines · $1,700

Project Title:  Wesley Divinity School Contextually Developed Resources

For: Resources written by and developed for theological schools in the Philippines.

 

Wesley Divinity School, Philippines · $8,482

Project Title:  Wesley Divinity School Online System of Theological Formation

For: Continuing Development of Online Theological Education.

 

Southern Philippines Methodist Colleges, Inc. (SPMCI) · $8,000

Project Title:  SPMCI Innovative Approach to Theological Education

For: Theological education via radio.

 

Manila Episcopal Area · $25,000

Project Title:  Manila Episcopal Area Continuing Education

For: Continuing education of pastors in Manila Area.

 

GRANTS THAT EXTEND BEYOND ONE CENTRAL CONFERENCE

Endowment Fund · $150,000

Project Title:  Endowment Fund for Theological Education in Central Conferences

For: Loan/line of credit for startup of a permanent endowment for Central Conference Theological Education.

 

EUROPE – All Central Conferences

Methodist E-Academy · $2,000

Project Title:  Methodist E-Academy

For: Global digital library-Methodist materials.

 

Methodist E-Academy · $4,000

Project Title:  Executive Committee-Methodist e-Academy Translation Project

For: Translation.

 

AFRICA – All Central Conferences

Africa Association Association of United Methodist Theological Institutions (AAUMTI) Editorial Board · $4,000

Project Title:  AAUMTI - Theology in the African Context

For: Translation for e-Journal.

 

AAUMTI · $12,500

Project Title:  AAUMTI

For: Meeting travel subsidy.

 

AAUMTI · $12,500

Project Title:  AAUMTI Young Theological Student Forum

For: Young Theologian Summit.

 

AAUMTI E-Reader Accessibility · $50,000

Project Title:  Resources for Theological E-Libraries in Africa

For: E-reader development/challenge grants.

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