"So teach us to count our days that we may gain a wise heart."

- Psalm 90:12


Mulberry is blessed to have three scholarship funds within its endowment: the J. Milton Heard, Jr., the Rosser Class, and the Nelle P. Walker Scholarships. Because of the generosity of these donors and their families, Mulberry is able to bless others who are pursuing a "wise heart." Please read below to learn more about each scholarship fund. Should you wish to apply, instructions are linked below. 

If you are interested in endowing a scholarship, please reach out to Hunter Godsey, Church Administrator, at

Heard Scholarship 

The Heard Scholarship Fund provides scholarships for persons pursuing Methodist ministry, whether seminary or doctoral studies. 

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The Heard Scholarship is a rolling application that pays out each semester and requires renewal each semester of enrollment

Walker Scholarship

The Nelle P. Walker Scholarship Fund provides scholarships for active Seniors of Mulberry Street UMC entering into Higher Education. To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must be a graduating Senior who is a member of MSUMC or the immediate family of a church member, as well as an active participant of the MSUMC youth program or activities.

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2024 Application Deadline: 

March 27, 2024

Rosser Scholarship

The Rosser Scholarship Fund, created by the original Rosser Sunday School Class, provides scholarships for one or two graduating Seniors of the Methodist Home in Macon. The scholarship recipients are selected each year by the Chief Executive Officer of The Methodist Home, in coordination with the Rosser II Sunday School Class.