The Elizabeth T. and John S. Workman Summer Project Grant, an award of up to $2,600 in the summer of 2021, is designed to assist students exploring their vocation in one or more of the professions and forms of civic engagement close to hearts of Rev. John S. and Elizabeth T. Workman. These are (in order of the donor’s preference and priority):
- Work connected to the United Methodist Church,
- Professions used for the promotion of social justice,
- Careers related to the news media, and/or
- Careers involving writing.
Projects, internships, courses of study, and activities on or off campus, but preferably off campus, will be considered. Grant activities should span 6 – 8 weeks, approximately 30 – 40 hours per week. Applications for Summer 2021 will be due February 8, 2021. Applications will be available in the Miller Center (SLTC 133) and online in November. A copy of the 2021 application can be reviewed here.