To develop future leaders in the Free Methodist Church – USA, Oakdale Christian Academy is offering full-ride scholarships for one boy and one girl for the 2014-15 school year to high school students actively participating in a Free Methodist Church – USA church.  This scholarship covers tuition, room and board for the school year.  Not included in the scholarship are travel arrangements, personal expenses, athletic fee ($100), and activity fee ($350).

Through this scholarship program, we are offering opportunities for a high school student at your church to:

  • Develop as a leader;
  • Live and study in a multi-cultural/multi-national environment;
  • Be involved in ministry;
  • Learn new depths of community living;
  • Receive a college preparatory education.

Eligibility requirements:

  • The student must be actively participating in a Free Methodist Church – USA church.
  • The student must have a record of positive leadership in their school and church youth group.
  • The student must have a solid academic record.
  • The student must be entering grade 9, 10, 11, or 12.
  • The student must write a 750 to 1,000-word essay including the story of their Christian walk, their current leadership activities, their life goals, why they want to attend, and how they can add to the Oakdale student body.
  • In addition to completing the student application process, the student must obtain a letter of recommendation from the pastor of their Free Methodist Church.

After a review of applicants, the individuals determined to be ready to benefit from this leadership program and add positively to the academic and community life of the Oakdale student body will be selected.

For more information, contact:

Karen McFarlane, Admissions Representative
Oakdale Christian Academy
5801 Beattyville Rd
Jackson, KY  41339
(606) 666-5422 ext 104