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Educational Funding Opportunities

Educational Grants and Scholarships Available

Educational Grants Committee
Accepting Applications

The BYM Educational Grants Committee is accepting applications for the 2020-2021 academic year. Grants may be applied to expenses associated with undergraduate attendance at accredited post-secondary educational institutions such as universities, colleges, professional and vocational schools. Attendance may be either full- or part-time. Grants will be awarded on the basis of financial need and the Committee’s assessment of an applicant’s statement of purpose. Grant limits are up to $2,000 per grantee per year, for a cumulative total of $8,000. Applications will be accepted between January 1, 2020 and April 24, 2020. Award decisions will be made in May. For further information or if you have questions, please contact the Yearly Meeting Office at 301-774-7663.

Click here to download the 2020-21 Application Form.

Jonathan Taylor Scholarship Fund Applications Being Accepted!

The Jonathan K. Taylor Swarthmore College Scholarship Fund is administered by Baltimore Monthly Meeting, Stony Run to provide support to students attending Swarthmore College in Swarthmore, PA. Preference goes to members of the Baltimore Yearly Meeting community. For the 2020-2021 academic year, there are funds up to $15,000 to be distributed among the successful applicants. For more information, or to apply by the June 1, 2020 deadline, contact Cindy Maier. (

Work with and for Friends

Gunpowder Friends Meeting Seeking First Day School Teacher
This vibrant and caring Quaker community seeks a dynamic, nurturing educator to provide religious education 2-4 Sunday mornings each month. For more information, including the full announcements, contact the clerk of Gunpowder at

Pendle Hill Hiring Next Executive Director
Pendle Hill, a Quaker study, retreat, and conference center outside Philadelphia is seeking an Executive Director. Full information about Pendle Hill and this position may be explored on its website


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