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Payne -Tanner Memorial Scholarship

The deadline for applying to the Payne-Tanner Memorial Scholarship has been extended until May 20th.

The Metropolitan A.M.E. Church Scholarship Endowment

The Metropolitan AME Church Scholarship Endowment Payne-Tanner Memorial’s mission of awarding scholarships to deserving students continues. The application will be available beginning February 15, 2022; completed application packages must be received by May 20, 2022. All items must be mailed to the Scholarship Endowment’s mailing address unless otherwise stated below.

Applications can be downloaded from the church's website or can be requested and delivered via email from The Scholarship Endowment Committee is modifying the scholarship application requirements and process. The following modifications have been made to accommodate students this year:

1. Interviews

All interviews will be conducted via telephone or via video teleconference.

2. Award Notification

Notification of awards will be provided via email.

3. Letter of Acceptance/Proof of Enrollment

The Scholarship Endowment Committee will accept a transcript as proof of enrollment for college students.

4. Letters of Recommendation

Recommendations from the Academic Advisor/Counselor/Instructor may be emailed to the following email address: The emailed recommendation must be sent from the institution’s email address assigned to the advisor, counselor, or instructor and not from personal email addresses.

5. Transcripts

Unofficial transcripts will be accepted in lieu of official transcripts.

The scholarship application remains the same in all other respects. The modifications will only be effective for the 2022 application year. Please contact Pamela Moore at if you have any questions.

Metropolitan A.M.E. Church Scholarship Application.2022
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