The University of Iowa

Myron J. Walker Scholarship

The Walker scholarship is awarded to Iowa residents planning to pursue a career in the ministry or rabbinate. Selection is based on academic excellence, overall fitness for the profession, and financial need. Selection is made by the Trust Office of the Mercantile Bank, Iowa City, on the recommendation of the Department of Religious Studies. 

The award amount is variable, and more than one scholarship can be awarded annually.

Scholarships can be applied for each year. Previous recipients who re-apply will be considered along with new applicants. 

The application deadline is March 1, 2014. Decisions are made in April.

Click here for an application:  /religion/files/religion/Walker%20Application%202014.docx