The General Board of Higher Education and Ministry recently released its list of 2016 scholarship winners. Here is the list of winners, with the churches they attend, from the United Methodist Church of Greater New Jersey.

Rev. Dr. Karen Layman GIFT OF HOPE Scholarship

Emma Lucadema
First United Methodist Church of Scotch Plains, Scotch Plains, NJ
University of Florida

UM Allocation Award

Larisse Kanson
New Canaan United Methodist Church, Kearny NJ
Drew University

Ethnic Minority Scholarship

Ju Hee Jun
True Light Korean United Methodist Church, Bayonne NJ
Rutgers University – Newark

UM Allocation Award

Kia Hill
Browns Mills United Methodist Church, Browns Mills NJ
Drew University

Ethnic Minority Scholarship

Kia Hill
Browns Mills United Methodist Church, Browns Mills NJ
Drew University

United Methodist General Scholarship

Lawrence Hills
Kingston United Methodist Church, Kingston NJ
Dew University Theological School

UM Allocation Award

Carly McCarthy
Waterloo United Methodist Church, Stanhope NJ
Dickinson College

Rev. Dr. Karen Layman GIFT OF HOPE Scholarship

Megan Zierold
Bridgewater United Methodist Church, Bridgewater NJ
Gettysburg College

United Methodist General Scholarship

Paul Barnett
Medford United Methodist Church, Medford NJ
Princeton Theological Seminary

Clinical Pastoral Education-Ethinic in Service Training Stipend Scholarship

Keunsik Lee
United Methodist Church in Madison, Madison NJ
Drew University Theological School

HANA Scholarship

Claudia Santa Cruz
New Canann United Methodist Church, Kearny NJ
Drew University Theological School

HANA Scholarship

Samuel Arroyo
Kingston United Methodist Church, Kingston NJ
Inter American University of Puerto Rico-Metro

United Methodist General Scholarship

Hyang Ahn
Simpson United Methodist Church, Old Bridge NJ
Drew University

E. Craig Brandenburg Scholarship

Nova Villa Vitug
Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, Bergenfield NJ
Grew University Theological School

Ethnic Minority Scholarship

Savannah Pearson
Church of the Master United Methodist, Howell NJ
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology

Georgia Harkness Scholarship

Vanessa Wilson
Magnolia Road United Methodist Church, Pemberton NJ
Drew University

UM Allocation Award

Eric Small
Hope United Methodist Church, Voorhees NJ
High Point University

United Methodist General Scholarship

Catherine Jordan-Latham
Christ United Methodist Church, Piscataway NJ
New York Theological Seminary

Ethnic Minority Scholarship

Adeoluwa Adesanya
Union United Methodist Church, Union NJ
Seton Hall University

Greater New Jersey Annual Conference Merit Award

Brian Tipton
Summit United Methodist Church, Summit NJ
Drew University Theological School

United Methodist General Scholarship

Brian Tipton
Summit United Methodist Church, Summit NJ
Drew University Theological School

Woman of Color Scholars Scholarship

Catherine Williams
Princeton United Methodist Church, Princeton NJ
Princeton Theological Seminary

UM Allocation Award

Pearl Lee
St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, Long Branch NJ
Drew University

HANA Scholarship

Pearl Lee
St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, Long Branch NJ
Drew University

Woman of Color Scholars Scholarship

Hyun Hui Kim
Monmouth Grace United Methodist Church, Eatontown NJ
Drew University Theological School

Miriam Hoffman Scholarship

Natalie Burr
Waretown United Methodist Church, Waretown NJ
Lebanon Valley College

UM Allocation Award

Natalie Burr
Waretown United Methodist Church, Waretown NJ
Lebanon Valley College

Rev. Dr. Karen Layman GIFT OF HOPE Scholarship

Robert Magomero
Salem United Methodist Church, Pleasantville NJ
Rutgers University – New Brunswick

HANA Scholarship

Jisung Lee
Korean Community United Methodist Church, Englewood NJ
Drew University Theological School

Ethnic Minority Scholarship

Anuroop Alberts
Christ United Methodist Church, Jersey City NJ
Lehigh University

Rev. Dr. Karen Layman GIFT OF HOPE Scholarship

Nicholas Wilford
Central United Methodist Church, Point Pleasant NJ
St. John’s University-New York

United Methodist General Scholarship

Jamel Flag
United Methodist Church of Morrestown, Morrestown NJ
Princeton Theological Seminary

HANA Scholarship

Eunice Chang
Grace Korean United Methodist Church, Westwood NJ
Rutgers University-New Brunswick

HANA Scholarship

Yo Sep Nam
Monmouth Grace United Methodist Church, Eatontown NJ
Drew University Theological School

UM Allocation Award

Brooke Boetticher
Hurdtown United Methodist Church, Lake Hopatcong
Centenary College

Rev. Dr. Karen Layman GIFT OF HOPE Scholarship

Brooke Boetticher
Hurdtown United Methodist Church, Lake Hopatcong
Centenary College

Ethnic Minority Scholarship

Pedro Souza Junker Silva
New Canaan United Methodist Church, Kearny NJ
Rutgers University – Newark

AMU Block Grant

Sarah Ashworth
Westfield First United Methodist Church, Westfield NJ
American University

SEA Allocation Award

Jisun Nam
Calvary United Methodist Church, Dumont NJ
Drew University Theological School

SEA Allocation Award

Rosemary Rentas
El Mesias United Methodist Church, Keyport NJ
Drew University Theological School

UM Allocation Award

Katherine Lee
St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, Long Branch NJ
Drew University