Louisiana WMU has a long and proven history for providing scholarship assistance for students attending Louisiana College. As a WMU scholarship student, these women and men are not only assisted financially, but through the prayers of WMU associational leaders throughout the state.

Applications are available from September 1 – January 10. Completed, signed application must be in the WMU office by January 15.

Scholarships are:

  • granted annually by Louisiana WMU/scholarship committee and administered by Louisiana Baptists; Women’s Missions & Ministry Strategist
  • for women and men who are pursuing a four-year bachelor’s degree
  • in the amount of $1200 per year/ $600 per semester paid directly to LC

Applicant must be:

  • a Louisiana native and/or graduate of a Louisiana high school (exception: parents are appointed IMB missionaries)
  • an active member in a Louisiana Southern Baptist church
  • active in Southern Baptist WMU or RA missions organization

While at LC, you must:

  • be active in a local Southern Baptist church
  • be involved in a Southern Baptist mission’s education organization (i.e. the campus myMission group, The C.O.R.P.S.; myMission, Women on Mission or Baptist Men; or lead GA, RA, Children in Action, Acteens, Youth on Mission or Mission Friends in a local church)
  • a full-time student (12 main campus, classroom hours per semester)
  • maintain 2.5 cumulative GPA

Application Process:

  • download the application (LouisianaBaptists.org/Women)
  • applications are available from September 1-January 10
  • completed, signed applications must be postmarked on or before January 15 for the upcoming school year
  • scholarships are reviewed by the scholarship committee and approved by the Louisiana WMU State Council
  • applicants will be notified by the state Women’s Missions & Ministry strategist
  • a signed acceptance form must be received in the Louisiana Baptists’ Women’s Missions & Ministry office by the date on the acceptance form
  • scholarships are awarded on a one-year basis and are not automatically renewed. Students must reapply each year.

Additional Information?
Contact Women’s Missions & Ministry at 800.622.6549 or 318.448.3402 x 268 or email WMM@LBC.org