2021 Myron J. Walker Scholarship Deadline Extended to March 31

March 29, 2021

The Department of Religious Studies at the University of Iowa will be accepting applications for the 2021 Myron J. Walker Scholarship through March 31, 2021.

The Walker Scholarship is awarded to Iowa residents (persons with a permanent residence in Iowa) planning to attend a seminary. This scholarship is open to students pursuing a career in any faith tradition.  

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.

Application process for new applicants:

  1. Complete the online Application Form

  2. Provide *official academic transcripts (both college and seminary) by mailing to:
    The Department of Religious Studies
    University of Iowa
    314 Gilmore Hall
    Iowa City, IA 52242

Application process for returning applicants:

  1. Complete the online Application Form

  2. Provide updated academic transcripts (non-official is acceptable) via email to: religion@uiowa.edu or mailing to:
    The Department of Religious Studies
    University of Iowa
    314 Gilmore Hall
    Iowa City, IA 52242

 Feel free to email us at religion@uiowa.edu with any questions you might have regarding your application or the process.