Seminary Scholarships

Ole Glesne Scholarship

The Ole Glesne scholarship is awarded to St. Olaf graduates pursuing ordained congregational ministry in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Criteria for the selection of Glesne Seminary Scholarship recipients include:

  • Commitment to and potential for ordained congregational ministry in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
  • Academic accomplishments demonstrating potential for success in a rigorous M.Div. degree program
  • Financial need

Scholarships are awarded to support one academic year of full-time study. Applicants who are or will be attending Luther Seminary will be given priority in the awarding of a Glesne scholarship. Applicants also must have completed both an admissions application and a financial aid application for the seminary or divinity school where they are/will be enrolled.

The application deadline is May 1, 2021. For application materials contact the College Ministry at semscholar@stolaf.edu.