Misericordia Scholarship Fund

Misericordia Scholarship Fund


 

How to donate to the Misericordia Scholarship Fund

Because we at NRVC believe in what do, we want to welcome all vocation ministers to our mission of promoting vocations to religious life.

The Misericordia Fund, initiated during the Year of Consecrated Life and in anticipation of the Holy Year of Mercy, provides scholarships for NRVC membership and programming to religious institutes who otherwise could not afford them, including attending Summer Institute and Convocation. In our 2020 appeal, NRVC offered donors the option to assist NRVC wherever the need is greatest. We have yet to meet the donation levels as past years, but there is still time!

We hope to we can provide as much assistance as possible. We are grateful to those that have given generously to the Misericordia Fund and ask for your continued help and support. Click here to submit your donation to assist canonically-recognized religious communities and vocation directors in their professional development.

Whatever size gift you give will go in direct support of a religious community committed to vocation ministry. Because of your collective efforts in responding to our appeal, NRVC can reach out with a generous heart to assist others to become NRVC members. If you have already donated, we are grateful. If you are still considering a gift, please know we are grateful for your contribution. 

Donate here.

How to apply for a scholarship

To date, 170 scholarships (valued at more than $87,000) have been given for finanical assistance with membership fees and workshops fees due to the generosity of NRVC members who have donated to the Misericordia Fund. To review the guidelines for application to the Misericordia Fund, click here. To apply for financial assistance for membership or attendance at workshops, please email debbiesscm@nrvc.net. 

Gratitude for assistance

The NRVC Misericordia Fund has assisted our congregation to assist with our membership fees, and allows us to stay connected to the National Religious Vocation Conference. This relationship affords us the opportunity to stay fully informed throughout the year. We are grateful for the ongoing resources that benefit the discerners we serve, as well as the men in formation within our community.

Our community has been a recipient of the NRVC Misericordia grant for the past two years.  This generous assistance has enabled us to become members of the National Religious Vocation Conference that we otherwise would not have been able to afford.  The benefits for joining the NRVC has exponentially exceeded our expectations, which we would never have been able to realize without the most generous gift of the Misericordia Fund.  The resources and opportunities that are available to NRVC members has been extremely valuable to our community and we are now able to be a part of the larger Church in the promotion of religious vocations.



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