APPLICATION DEADLINE March 31st, 2023. Click here to apply.
The John Wesley-James Jones Memorial Foundation was established to assist Christian students enrolled at Michigan Tech and Finlandia universities who continue to actively pursue their Christian faith while attending college.
Full-time students enrolled at Michigan Technological University or Finlandia University who will have sophomore or higher status by the Fall semester of 2021 are eligible to apply for Wesley-Jones Foundation scholarships. Applicants must be active in a local church and be active in Christian activities and/or organizations on campus. Students currently enrolled in Community College who are transferring to Michigan Tech or Finlandia universities and meet the other eligibility criteria are also encouraged to apply. Incomplete applications will be rejected, please ensure that all required materials are received by the application deadline.
Scholarship Amounts and Award Schedule:
Typically the Foundation awards 10-15 scholarships each year, varying from $1000 to $4000 per academic year, conditional on proof of enrollment. Half the value of the scholarship is delivered to each student’s account at the appropriate school near the beginning of the fall and the spring semesters.
Renewal: Scholarship awards are made for the following academic year and are not automatically renewed. Prior awardees may reapply each year while meeting eligibility requirements.
Applications, references and transcripts must be received through this form and/or at the following address before March 31, 2021:
John Wesley-James Jones Memorial Foundation
c/o Zhenlin Wang, Vice President
1509 Ravine Side Drive
Houghton, MI 49931
Awards will be announced on or around April 22, 2023.
Pastor Eric Falker
OFFICE HOURS: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Other appointments can be made by calling 906-482-2780.
If we are unavailable, please leave a message, and we will return your call.
Grace United Methodist Church
201 Isle Royale Street
Houghton, MI 49931