Oregon/Idaho Annual Conference Scholarships

Luella M. Odell Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: May 1
Amount: $1,000.00

Scholarship will be applied toward the cost of the recipient’s tuition at any seminary accredited by the Association of Theological Schools. 500 word essay; 3 letters of recommendation (a) a person who played a significant role in your decision to enter Christian ministry. (b) a pastor or district superintendent who has knowledge of your local church participation and your “gifts and graces” for ministry. (c) a seminary professor from whom the applicant has taken at least one class.


  • Be in the second or subsequent year of theological training
  • Portray a vision for serving Jesus Christ and his church
  • Demonstrate academic excellence
  • Provide evidence of financial need for assistance

The Luella M. Odell Memorial Scholarship
c/ o Wesley United Methodist Church
1385 Oakway Road
Eugene, OR 97401