“The mind of the intelligent and discerning seeks knowledge and eagerly inquires after it.”

Prov 15:14 (AMP)

Pastor Sheila R. Arthurs is a faithful woman of the Word, a mighty prayer warrior, and a beautiful monument of God’s grace. One of her heart’s desire is to see the children of God grow, not only in their knowledge of Christ, but also, in their educational knowledge.  In her honor, the Gracious Women’s Ministry is proud to establish the


Sheila R. Arthurs College Scholarship


As part of the annual Fearless Conference, one high school senior or college freshman will be awarded this annual scholarship.  See details below, including the application.


Scholarship Award:  $500 annually


The scholarship program is open to Christian individuals who are members of Wheaton Christian Center.  They have received a high school diploma or completed a high school equivalency program and are pursuing a degree in higher education at an accredited institution. In the Fall of 2019, they will be a freshman or sophomore and must be enrolled in a minimum of 9 hours.  GPA of 3.0 or higher, involved (or has been involved) in a community service, and has a financial need.

Application Process

Deadline for application is February 15, 2019.

Finalists will be contacted by March 8, 2019.  

Winner will be announced March 15, 2019 at the Fearless Conference during the In Her Shoes Celebration.


You can fill out the application online or you can mail it in.

Click here: 

Sheila R. Arthurs College Scholarship Application


Additional Application Requirement:

Watch the video below and write a 300 word essay on changing your destiny.

 Homeless to Harvard