Barnhart-Beard Scholarship

Saint John’s – Newberry United Methodist Church offers a scholarship (The Barnhart-Beard Memorial Scholarship) to any college or post-graduate school student who is entering into the ordained ministry, studying a field in Christian Education, Christian counseling, Music Ministries or some other field deemed acceptable by the selection committee. To be eligible, applicants must be a member of a United Methodist Church within the boundaries of the Susquehanna Annual Conference. Full-time students will receive preference. In addition, applicants from Saint John’s – Newberry UM Church will receive preference, followed by applicants from the Williamsport District and then the Susquehanna Conference.

Applications are available from Saint John’s – Newberry Church office (570-326-5569) or on the church’s website at: The deadline for applications is July 1, 2018.

Jay Jones, Pastor

Saint John’s – Newberry UMC