The General Board of Higher Education and Ministry works to create disciples of Jesus Christ by offering grants to those who qualify. Click on the title of the grant you are interested in below for more information.
EIST funds are designated for the recruitment, training, and retention of ethnic United Methodist persons, both male and female, in leadership positions in every level of the church and its ministry. Partnerships and collaborative efforts between and with campus ministry, chaplaincy, and institutions of higher education and general agencies are encouraged.
DOM/UMEA’s EIST-CPE Fund, funded by the World Communion Sunday offerings, is used to provide stipends for racial and ethnic minority persons involved in all levels of ACPE-accredited Clinical Pastoral Education.