The Higher Learning Ministry's goal is to provide educational guidance and assistance to all Shiloh students (Pre-K through college).

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The Higher Learning Ministry is here to provide our students with any educational support they may need. During the 2014-2015 school year the ministry is focusing on early literacy, college readiness, and tutoring services. In addition, the ministry will provide monthly tips and resources on everything from studying tips to scholarship opportunities. If you have any questions about the ministry please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .  Other Leadership Team Members are: Bernadette Turner, LaCresha Dotson, Elvira Barnes-Wycough, Felita Barber, Latanya Daniels, Trina Patterson, Dr. Leadriane Roby, Yolanda Robinson and Aja Daniels.

Click here to check out our Scholarship Board

Monthly Student Spotlight
The Higher Learning Ministry also likes to share the success and achievements of our youth here at Shiloh.
If you would like to nominate a student of the month, click here for a fillable document. 
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We invite you to check out our monthly Higher Learning Ministry Student Spotlight.

Higher Learning Scholarship Fundraiser:

The Higher Learning Ministry invites you to be an active part of “Making a Change” in the life of a student.  You can participate by donating your change each Sunday to our Scholarship Fund.  Special collections baskets will be available during offering times.  Want to honor a loved one living or deceased?  Donors making donations of $500 or more can have a scholarship in honor of your love one. Please use the specially marked envelopes to submit your donations.  Cash, Checks and Credit Cards are welcomed!  Please make sure to complete the information on the envelope to ensure your donation is properly designated.  Scholarships will be presented in the spring when we celebrate our Graduates.  See any member of the Higher Learning Ministry for more information.


Scholarship Information

Nellie Stone Johnson Scholarship

A Labor and education partnership

Application Deadline: June 1, 2015


Applications for the 2015-2016 academic year are now being accepted.  The Nellie Stone Johnson Scholarship is available to minority students from union families attending or planning to attend one of the 31 technical colleges, community colleges and/or state universities in the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System.

To be eligible, a scholarship applicant must be a racial minority and a union member or be the child, grandchild, or spouse of a union member.  Scholarships are awarded to both full-time and part-time students who will be attending a MnSCU tech or community college or state university in the fall of 2015.

Scholarship amounts are:   $1,200 for full-time students (12 or more credits undergraduate or 6 credits or more graduate)
$500.00 for part-time students  (6-11 credits undergraduate work)

Scholarships are given each year to students who enroll in two/four year, undergraduate or graduate program. Scholarships may be renewed for up to two years for community or technical college programs, up to four years for students working toward a bachelor's degree, and two years for those enrolled in a master's program.

Applications and additional information about the scholarship are available on line at: http://www.nelliestone.org

Or by calling: Local: 651-738-1404 or Toll free: 866-738-5238

Applications must be POSTMARKED no later than June 1, 2015 to be considered.  See attachements below:

Scholarship Press Release

Scholarship Application

Scholarship Instructions