The Men of Varick- has established an annual college scholarship program to provide financial assistance to graduating high school senior (male) members of Simon Temple A.M.E. Zion Church. A $1,000 scholarship awarded twice a year in the amount of $500 to individuals who best exemplify; a genuine Christian, a dedication to education, personal achievement, and a desire to succeed.

To be eligible for the award, the applicant must be:

  1. A member in good standing (Kingdom Support Dues paid)-of Simon Temple A. M. E. Zion Church.
  2. Attend church on a regular basis.
  3. Participate in church activities.
  4. Be of good moral character.
  5. Maintain a C+ academic average or better.
  6. Eighteen years of age or a graduating senior.
  7. Possess good human relation skills
  8. Possess good leadership skills.

Interested individuals can obtain a scholarship application from the church office.