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External Scholarships
Scholarship amounts and qualifications for recipients are subject to change according to donor/foundation's will.
 
External Scholarship and Amount
* Scholarships are awarded based on the previous semester's grade point average.
Scholarship Qualifications Amount (KRW)
Kim Sangbok Scholarship Donor : Hallelujah Community Church
Three students in their second of year of study of MDiv, who demonstrated excellence in scholarship and leadership
Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:
- Recommended by two faculty members of TTGU
- A minimum of 14-15 credits, GPA of 3.5
- Minimum chapel attendance of 85%
Full tuition
Kyungwon Scholarship Donor : Kyungwon Foundation
- Given to students on a financial need basis
- Priority is the same as that of
1,000,000
Donghye Scholarship Donor : Donghye Foundation
- Given to students on a financial need basis
Priority : Education program students, EXPAT students
250,000-
1,000,000
TTGU Alumni Association Scholarship Donor : TTGU Alumni Association
- Given to students on a financial need basis
1,000,000
PhD Mission Field Teaching Scholarship Donor : Kyungwon Foundation
- Domestic (Korean nationality) students who are committed to theological education or missionary work in the Majority World
2,500,000
     
Ezer Scholarship Donor : Ezer Community Fellowship
- Given preferably to recipients willing to go back to their country after graduation (Not TSMS)
500,0000
Yeo Yu Bong Kwonsa Scholarship Donor : Yeo Yu Bong Kwonsa scholarship
- Given only to female E-MDiv, K-MDiv, MA CC students with a vision for church ministry or mission.
500,000
KAICAM Scholarship Donor : The Korean Association of Independent Churches and Missions
- Given to students on a financial need basis

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:
- Must be an MDiv Student who is entering his or her 5th or 6th semester
- This scholarship is for students who will receive their ordination through KAICAM (KAICAM)
1,000,000
Hae-moa Scholarship Donor : Torch Trinity Staff (Hae-moa)
- Given to students on a financial need basis who display overall excellence in their school life
500,000
La Bible Scholarship Donor : KCBS (La Bible)
- Given to the top TSMS students (MA, MDiv, and ThM programs)
- Recipient cannot receive this scholarship more than once
Book gifts
(500,000)
Kim Family Book Scholarship Donor : Dr. Lauren Kim
- Awarded to students (excluding TSMS students) with high GPAs, who are not receiving other merit scholarships.
- Priority is given to MDiv students
200,000 for International students
100,000 for Korean students
Other Scholarship - Irregular gifts from donors, foundations, or companies.  
Required Documents
*Only original documents will be accepted.
Scholarship to apply Required Documents
Kim Sangbok Scholarship 1. Application for Kim Sangbok Scholarship
2. Two Recommendations for Kim Sangbok Scholarship
Kyungwon Scholarship
/TTGU Alumni Association Scholarship
1. Application for Need-Based Scholarship
2. 기초생활수급자확인서 및 차상위계층확인서
3. Health insurance payment or any other circumstance
Donghye Scholarship 1. Application for Donghye Scholarship
KAICAM Scholarship 1. Application for Status-based Scholarship(External)
2. Certificate of KAICAM membership (If possible)
Yeo Yu Bong Kwonsa Scholarship 1. Application for Status-based Scholarship(External)
2. A one-page statement about the student’s intention and plan for future ministry (no official form needed)
Ezer Scholarship 1. Application for Status-based Scholarship(External)

Internal Scholarships
Internal Scholarships
* Scholarships are awarded based on the previous semester's grade point average
Scholarship Criteria Amount (KRW)
 
New Student’s Scholarship Awarded to the top new student from the MA, MDiv and K-MDiv programs (excluding special admissions, internationals and TSMS) 1,000,000-
2,000,000
Torch Strategic Mission
Scholarship (TSMS)
All TSMS students receive this scholarship Full tuition with room & board
President’s Scholarship Awarded to the top student from the MA, MDiv and K-MDiv programs

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:
- A minimum of 11 credits for MA and of 14 for MDiv
- Priority is given to applicants with taking more credit hours
- Scholarship recipient must pass the Chapel Requirement
2,400,000
Dean’s Scholarship Awarded to the runner-up student from the MA, MDiv and K-MDiv programs

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:
- same as the President’s scholarship's
1,800,000
 
Financial Aid Scholarship Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:
- Students who are in servere financial difficulties.Priority shall be given to students who are Basic liveihood security recipient, the 'Chasangwee' class, parent of three or more children under 20 years old or the lower health Insurance payment
500,000-
1,000,000
Financial Aid Scholarship Students whose parents/ spouses are full-time ministers or missionaries at the time of application.

- Missionary work here is limited to ministry for a cross-cultural congregation.
 
Cross-cultural Missionary Scholarship Students who has worked as a cross-cultural missionary for four years or more during the previous ten-year span(exculding administrative or equivalent work).  
Student’s Family Scholarship Students whose family members(parents, children, siblings) are enrolled in TTGU at the time of application. The one whose matriculation is later shall be awarded.  
Student Leadership Scholarship Given to the student council president and vice-president, and dormitory resident assistants 1,400,000(VP)
2,000,000(Pres.)
Student Internship Scholarship Scholarship terms depend on the needs of the school and the faculty Paying per hour
Kim Myung Soon Scholarship Students with financial difficulties with the budget of Kim Myung Soon scholarship. 500,000-
1,000,000
PhD-International Scholarship Given to students from unreached people groups Torch Trinity may match an outside institution's scholarship for a PhD student up to 40% of tuition. 20-40% of tuition
PhD-RAA Scholarship Given to RAAs (Research and Administration Assistants) 1,000,000-
2,000,000
 
Required Documents
*Only original documents will be accepted (No copies or scanned documents).
Scholarship Criteria Required Documents
Financial Aid Scholarship   1. Application for Need-Based Scholarship
2. 기초생활수급자 또는 차상위계층확인서
3. 건강보험료납부확인서 또는 other circuumstance
Minister's Family Scholarship Students whose Parents/spouses are full-time ministers or missionaries at the time of application. Missionary work here is limited to ministry for a cross-cultural congregation 1. Application for Status-Based scholarship(Internal)
2. A copy of spouse's or parent's Employment Certificate
3. Certificate of Residence (or Family Relation)
Cross-cultural Missionary Scholarship - Students who has worked as a cross-cultural missionary for four years or more during the previous ten-year span(exculding administrative or equivalent work)
- Applicant cannot be supported by a church or mission center.
1. Application for Status-Based scholarship(Internal)
2. Employment Certificate
Student’s Family Scholarship - Both students must be actively enrolled
- The scholarship's recipient is the student who enrolled later
1. Application for Status-Based scholarship(Internal)
2. Certificate of Residence (or Family Relation)
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Faculty (Staff) Family Scholarship Applicant must be the spouse, parent, or child of a staff member or faculty member of TTGU. 1. Application for Status-Based scholarship(Internal)
2. Employment Certificate

Applying for Scholarships
Announcement
Please refer to the TTGU Website Announcement and bulletin board for the period of application for scholarships.
 
How to Apply
Online Service -> TTGU webpage

Enter the Online Service : Scholarship> Apply for Scholarship
- Select the scholarship you intend to apply and dowmload the relevant Application form at the bottom of this page.
(Some scholarships require certain documents to be submitted along with the scholarship application.)
- Only original documents will be accepted. No copies or scanned documents will be accepted.
- Submitted documents will not be returned.

 
Submission
Submit your scholarship application and the the relevant documents to the Admissions/Academic office (1F)
 
Exceptions
Students who have stopped-out, are leaving, have been expelled, or have already completed their program cannot apply for a scholarship.
Students who have received an "F" grade or have been subject to a disciplinary action cannot apply for a scholarship. Applicants who have not submitted required documents or have submitted falsified documents will not receive a scholarship.
 
Result and Payment
Scholarship recipients are not announced publicly. Applicants can check their scholarship status on the Online Service.
Scholarship recipients can see the amount exempted from their tuition fee through the Online Service. If a student has already paid the tuition and receives scholarship, that money will be returned to the student's bank account.
 
Form Download

Before downloading any files, please check for any required documents on the Scholarship Tabs (TTGU Scholarship, Sponsored Scholarship).

Application for Scholarship Surrender
Application for Ext. Status Based Scholarship
Application for Int. Status Based Scholarship
Application for Kim Sangbok Scholarship
Attached)Recommendation for Kim Sangbok Scholarship
Application for Dong Hye Scholarship
Application for Need-Based Scholarship