Each year the Indiana District award New Church Worker Grants to commissioned & ordained workers who recently began their ministry. To qualify a person must have
- Attended a Concordia University or Seminary
- Be a member of an Indiana District Congregation 3 years prior to attending the Concordia University or Seminary
- Be commissioned or ordained and currently serving in an LCMS congregation, school, RSO, or mission field anywhere in the world.
The grant is given for 3 years and workers must apply each year. The deadline to apply is December 31. If you are aware of someone from your congregation who graduated this past year and is now serving in church work, share this information with them. Information about this grant and the application may be found on our website on our Grants page here as well as under Finance>Financial Quick Links.
Help Us Identify Potential Grant Recipients!
If you know of a student or are a student attending a Concordia University or Seminary and are a member of an Indiana District LCMS Congregation, please click here to add a name to our list. We ask for the student’s name, home address, email, and home congregation, the Concordia they are attending, and if known, field of study and anticipated date of graduation. That allows us to notify them about this grant opportunity.