Who should apply?

  • High School seniors graduating 2019/2020 school year.
  • Students desiring to pursue Christian higher education with a school participating in the scholarship program.
  • Students who exemplify godly Christian character through their service in the local church and their testimony in the community.
  • Students who are an active part of a church in fellowship with the Regular Baptist Churches.


  • September 10, 2019: Applications become available online
  • November 30, 2019: Scholarship application deadline
  • January 31, 2020: Winners announced and notified


Your references will be contacted automatically when you submit your application. If you want to give your references extra time to complete their feedback, you can access the reference form by clicking on the link below.

All application and reference forms must be submitted by November 30, 2019 in order to be considered for the GARBC Christian Character Scholarship.

Available Scholarships

  • 4 awards of $2,500 each
  • 10 awards of $1,000 each
  • 10 awards of $500 each

The Regular Baptist Ministries will provide an additional scholarship up to the amount awarded by the college or university.

Participating Schools

  • Appalachian Bible College
  • Bob Jones University
  • Cedarville University
  • Clarks Summit University
  • Faith Baptist Bible College
  • Piedmont University
  • Shasta Bible College