Scholarships and Grants

Financial Aid at RTS Orlando

The financing of a RTS degree is, above all, a trusting in and a reliance on God’s provision. Students finance their studies through their personal resources, the support of their home church, family and friends, and through RTS financial aid.

RTS works intentionally to keep tuition and fees affordable through the generous support of the church and friends of the seminary. It is not uncommon for students to graduate without incurring further debt for their seminary education.


What scholarships are available?

Students may apply for any one of the following scholarships:

Church Partnership

 

RTS Grant

 

Ministry Partnership

Through the Church Partnership Program, RTS matches church contributions up to 1/3 of tuition. Ideally, a student’s church contributes 1/3, RTS matches it, and the student covers the final 1/3.
 The RTS Grant provides financial assistance to full-time students with demonstrated financial need.
 RTS enjoys partnerships with RUF, Cru, Pioneers, MTW, Young Life, and Covenant College. Students who have an affiliation with these ministries may be eligible for related scholarships.


How to Apply

Current and prospective students may apply by completing and submitting the following documents to Dave Veldkamp at dveldkamp@rts.edu. All students must complete the financial aid application and the budgetary worksheet; students applying for the Church Partnership Program should also submit the Church Partnership form. Click to download the form links below:

 

 


 Deadlines

Returning Students

 

Fall New Students

 

Spring New Students

MAY

1

 

JUNE 

1

 

NOVEMBER 

1


Applications should be received by the deadlines listed above. Current students must reapply annually.