Pierce Fellowship - Boston

Financial Aid

  • 50% Tuition Reduction upon balance after President's Scholarship has been applied.
  • Tuition Reduction is applied towards each Term's billing for current courses only.
  • Can be combined with other scholarships and grants.

Qualifications

  • Must be a returning student in good academic standing having completed at least 2 semesters at Gordon-Conwell (some exceptions made for select incoming students).
  • Must take a minimum of 6 courses per academic year (includes Fall/Jan/Spring/Summer Terms and SemLink).
  • Must have demonstrated experience and ongoing commitment to small group leadership, spiritual formation, and disciple-building.
  • Must submit an application form and secure two recommendations. Existing Gordon-Conwell students must submit one recommendation from a ministry-related colleague from a past or present ministry involvement and the other from a Gordon-Conwell faculty, staff member or seminary peer. Incoming students must submit one recommendation from a ministry-related colleague from a past or present ministry involvement and the other from someone who has experienced his/her discipling ministry.
  • Must submit a CUME Supplemental Pierce Fellowship Application approved by local church or parachurch supervisor.
  • Applies to all degree programs except Diploma D.Min. and Th.M.
  • Applications are NOT rolling and are accepted and applied at the fall semester of each year.
  • Fellowships are one-year renewable pending an annual review of fulfilled requirements.

Requirements

  • Each member of the fellowship will be asked to fulfill the terms of the Pierce Center Covenant (to be signed only upon acceptance). The major areas of student responsibility include:
    • Facilitating a Soul Care Small Group of other seminarians.
    • Participating in a Spiritual Formation Small Group with Pierce Center staff and 6-8 other fellowship members at a minimum of five times each semester.
    • Engaging in a discipleship ministry of a local church or parachurch organization.
    • Participating in events hosted by the Pierce Center for the Gordon-Conwell community.
    • Attending retreats and socials for fellowship members.
 

Contact

Tom Griffith
tgriffith@gordonconwell.edu
617-427-7293