Psalm 25:12 MSG
PBC wants to partner with you to be that arrow and this is why we’re so excited for you to join us on the field of our arrow competition.
Apply to PBC by May 30th, 2021 and submit your scholarship entry by June 15th to earn up to $1,250!
Take your first shot by seeing what makes PBC such an incredible place. On Round 1, you’ll journey through different parts of campus, in person or virtually, catching glimpses of what it means to be an Arrow.
Here’s what you’ll need to do by May 30th
PBC is dedicated to helping you discover God’s Story, explore Your Future and do it all Debt Free!
We invite you to compete for this scholarship for the chance to win up to $1250 in tuition.
This new scholarship opportunity is for all new incoming on-campus students for the Fall 2021 semester.
To compete, choose one of the options below. We will email you with instructions depending on your choice. All final entries must be submitted by June 15th 2021, 11:59 PM Pacific time. All entries will be reviewed by a panel of judges made up of our faculty and staff. Winner(s) will be announced at in our social media (Instagram and Facebook) on June 30th 2021.
Write a 2,000 word essay on a choice theological topic. Theme, style and other details will be emailed to applicants.Select Target
Christian Humanities Target
Write a 2,000 word essay on a choice topic of Christian Humanities. Theme, style and other details will be emailed to applicants.Select Target
Worship Ministry Target
Record video or audio of either an original worship song or a cover. Performance will be judged on creativity, execution, authenticity and skill.Select Target
Church Leadership Target
Record video or audio of an authentic sermonette, 10 minutes in length. Theme, style and other details will be emailed to applicants.Select Target
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I have to apply to Portland Bible College to participate?
Yes, all students must complete a PBC admissions application by May 30th and be accepted and have made a deposit in order to be eligible to participate.
Does all of this have to be done on campus?
No! We offer each component of the competition in person and virtually, so you can choose to complete it all in person, all online, or a combination of two.
When do I need to complete the competition by?
You’ll need to have submitted your application and be “accepted” into PBC by May 30th, then you’ll need to submit your competition entry by June 15th 11:59pm Pacific Time .
What’s the catch?
There is no catch.
I don’t know which program or emphasis I want to take. Does that mean I can’t compete?
We bet you have some sort of idea of what you’d like to emphasize in – even if it’s between a couple of options. We encourage you to pick the one you’re leaning towards most and shoot for that target!
How do I submit my entry?
We will be emailing you details depending on your competition target of choice.
Interested in PBC?
Take the next step. Schedule a campus tour and experience the PBC community for yourself!