Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must be enrolled by a PC (USA) presbytery as an inquirer or candidate.

  • The applicant must be preparing for a church occupation.

  • The applicant must be enrolled in a theological institution approved by the students' Committee on Preparation for Ministry as a full-time student.

  • The applicant must be enrolled in a Theological Education by Extension (TEE) program such as the NATEC approved by a theological institution fully accredited by the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada.

  • The applicant must be an Inquirer, Candidate, Minister of the Word and PC (USA) Sacrament or member pursuing an approved program of continuing education in other professional church occupation.