Uniting College has a range of Scholarships available to assist students. Students are encouraged to apply. Please have a look at the Uniting College Grant guidelines.

RH White Scholarship

RH White Scholarships provide full or part fee scholarships for students planning to undertake the Certificate IV in Christian Life & Ministry course who require financial assistance in the payment of fees. RH White Scholarships may also be considered for students that are undertaking studies in undergraduate or post graduate courses who are not eligible for Fee Help.

Uniting College would like to acknowledge the significant gift of Richard Henry and Emily White made in 1950 to enable these scholarships to be offered.

Church Planting & Fresh Expressions

One of Uniting College’s strategic objectives is to grow pioneers in innovation and invigoration. Uniting Church in SA has set a target for there to be 20 new churches established by 2021.

Scholarships may be awarded to Uniting Church members who are undertaking studies in Missiology at the Adelaide College of Divinity or Flinders University to further develop student’s skills in these areas. Assistance may be granted in the form of fees reimbursement, living costs, travel or other related ministry costs to the value of $20,000 per annum.


This scholarship is to assist students who are able to demonstrate an interest in pursuing this ministry and a call to develop skills in chaplaincy. Assistance may be granted in the form of fee reimbursement, living costs, travel or other related ministry costs. Scholarships are offered to the value of $5,000 per annum.

Gled-Hill Trust

The Gled-Hill Trust Scholarships are available to applicants who are members of any Protestant church in South Australia wishing to pursue an education toward the fulfilment of a Christian vocation. The Scholarships offer funding toward any approved course or training program taught at or recognised by Uniting College that will assist applicants in the pursuit of their Christian vocations. Applications are considered on merit and a maximum of $5,000 is available to applicants over a 3 year period.

Uniting College would like to acknowledge the generous bequest of John Gled-Hill in providing this scholarship.

For further information including eligibility criteria and application dates, please contact Uniting College.


Arnold D. Hunt Memorial Fund

This fund is to promote the study of Methodist History and theology embracing any area of Methodism inside or outside Australia, including the provision of scholarships to assist students in Australia or overseas, to finance the visit of a lecturer/s in Methodism and subsidise publications relating to Methodism. This fund was established in 2001 and has a life of 30 years.

Highbury Trust – Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Scholarships

If you are thinking of pursuing studies at the Uniting College of Leadership and Theology as part of your development as a Christian leader and you come from a culturally and/or linguistically diverse background, the Highbury Street Fund of the Uniting Church SA may be able to help by contributing to your study funds. For the selection criteria and further information, please visit the Fund web page here.