Named in honor of the late Reverend Michael E. Haynes, longtime Trustee of Gordon-Conwell and pastor of Twelfth Baptist Church in Roxbury, MA, this $17,500/year scholarship is available to up to five applicants for full-time study, beginning in the fall semester. Recipients of this award will be African-American students committed to serving the Church. Preference will be given to those in the MDiv program or called to pastoral ministry. Recipients should complete their application for admission to Gordon- Conwell and the Merit Scholarship Application by February 1st. The Rev. Michael Haynes Scholarship is not combinable with other Gordon-Conwell scholarships, with the exception of the Pierce Scholarship. This scholarship is renewable each year of full-time study.