It is the mission of the Boone United Methodist Women to offer scholarships to deserving applicants to assist with their financial needs at post high school levels. There are NO restrictions based on the age, race, religion, or gender of the applicants. The scholarship amount ranges from $500 to $1000. Announcements of awards will be made by May 1st. Priority will be given to undergraduate studies OR non-traditional/adult students. Applications are available in the church office or can be downloaded from this website.


Applications must be submitted to BUMC church office, 471 New Market Blvd, Boone, N.C. 28607, ATTN: Jennifer Whittington, on or before March 31st.  If you prefer, you may email a PDF of the application to Denise Stanley at  When the application is received by the scholarship committee, you will receive a confirmation email.


The Boone United Methodist Women’s Educational Scholarship Fund was established in 1997 by Methodist women at BUMC to assist deserving applicants with their educational needs at post high school levels. This scholarship is funded by the BUMW ABC Sale and can be enhanced by contributions, memorials, and honoraria. Mary Louise Roberts serves as treasurer of the fund and can receive gifts and donations payable to BUMW Education Scholarship Fund at PO Box 3702, Boone, N.C., 28607. For more information please contact Denise Stanley.