UMEIT 2019 scholarships are available

The Council of Bishops is offering up to six partial scholarships for young adults and seminary students participating in the 2019 UMEIT:USA. The United Methodist Ecumenical and Interreligious Training in the USA will be held April 1-4, 2019 in St. Louis, Missouri. It is held in conjunction with the annual National Workshop on Christian Unity. Go to for more information about the event. The UMEIT: USA portion will include basic training on The Ecumenical Movement and contemporary ecumenical ministry. It is an excellent training and time of networking for all United Methodists who are interested in expressing the gift of Christian unity in the United States. To obtain a scholarship application contact Rev. Dr. Jean Hawxhurst at or visit the Council of Bishops' Facebook page. The deadline to submit completed applications is February 15, 2019.

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