The Siewert-Thiele Memorial Fund was established in 1977 in memory of Pastors Max O. Siewert and Herman A. Thiele. Pastor Siewert served the Billings Evangelical Church from 1917-1920. Pastor Thiele pastored at Fallon Evangelical church from 1925-1935 and at Reed Point/Rapelje until 1937.
The Siewert-Thiele Memorial Scholarship was designed to give encouragement and finaical aid to those in training for Christian Service, and to help the fulfill the great commission of Jesus to preach the Gospel to the whole world.
Eligibility: To qualify for this scholarship persons need to meet the following criteria,
- Students shall be come eligible after completing their third year of college level training or anytime during seminary or other course of study.
- Students must maintain at least a 3.0 (on 4.0 scale) grade point average. A passing grade in all primary course of study classes is required.
- Students must return to Yellowstone Conference in active ministry upon completion of their degree. An exception will be made for service in Rocky Mountain conference if clergy affiliation remains in the Yellowstone Conference.
- Previous recipients are encouraged to apply in subsequent years.
Deadline: May 1st
Application Form: Please contact the Business Office to request a copy of the application form.