Scholarships

FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH STUDENT SCHOLARSHIP

 

HISTORY:

The First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Macomb Student Scholarship was established April 2003 by the Trustees of the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Macomb. The scholarship is designated for a Western Illinois University student who is an active member of the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Macomb.

 

CRITERIA:

  • The scholarship will be awarded to an active member of the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Macomb.

  • The recipient must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75/3.5 for Graduate.

  • If no active member of the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Macomb applies, the Church will give consideration to applications from students who have been active in other Church (Disciples of Christ) congregations.

 

APPLICATIONS: Available on the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Macomb, IL web site.  You may submit the online form.  If you need to complete the form in another format, please contact the church office.

Online Application (Fill out form online that upon submission gets sent electronically to the church)

TERMS:

The $1000 scholarship is awarded for an academic year provided the applicant remains enrolled and meets GPA requirements fall/spring semester.

 

SELECTION PROCESS:

The recipient is selected by the Trustees of the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Macomb.

 

All documentation: application, two letters of recommendation and transcript(s) must be submitted to First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 120 N. McArthur St., Macomb IL  61455.

 

 

 

FIRST CHRISTIAN CHURCH AUDIO / VISUAL INTERNSHIP

AVAILABILITY:

The A/V Intern is expected to be available Sunday mornings and/or Sunday evenings (some flexibility) as well as some special service times throughout the year. Projected 4-6 hours a week; during school year only.

 

SKILLS:

  • Knowledgeable of both Windows and Apple computers 

  • Familiar with ProPresenter (or experience with similar program) for displaying graphics during services, operate the live feed for YouTube channel

  • Video creation/editing when needed

  • Available for assisting with social media efforts 

  • Make use of our sound system and equipment

  • Video camera and accessories to provide the live feed and in-house productions of our services.

  • Familiarity with faith based organizations is a plus but not required

    Initial training for all equipment and ProPresenter software will be provided. Upon sufficient progress and demonstration of mastery of responsibilities, the A/V Intern will also assist in leading and training A/V volunteers.
     

APPLICATIONS:
An online form may be submitted through the following link. If you need to complete the form in another format, please contact the church office.

Online Application (Fill out form online that upon submission gets sent electronically to the church)

TERMS:

The $500 internship is awarded for an academic semester provided the applicant remains enrolled and meets GPA requirements fall/spring semester.

 

SELECTION PROCESS:

The recipient is selected by the Technology Committee and Minister of the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) Macomb.

 

All documentation: application, two letters of recommendation and transcript(s) must be submitted to First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 120 N. McArthur St., Macomb IL  61455.

 

 

 

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