Scholarship available for church professional to attend national PAUMCS conference

Applications due by Feb. 1

The Arkansas Chapter of the Professional Association of United Methodist Church Secretaries (PAUMCS) will be awarding a $1,200 scholarship to a local church secretary or administrative church staff member who wants to attend the national PAUMCS Conference, scheduled for April 14-16 in Wichita, Kan.

This scholarship is open to all church professionals who have never attended a national PAUMCS conference. Applicants must be members of the Arkansas Chapter of PAUMCS and include with the application a letter of recommendation from the supervising pastor or Staff/Parish Relations Committee chair. The application deadline is Feb. 1.

To apply for the scholarship or to join PAUMCS, contact Arkansas chapter president Fonda Kirkman to request the appropriate form(s): fkirkman@arumc.org or 501-851-1433.