Congregational Learning Fund

What is the Fund?

The Congregational Learning Fund for Leaders exists to support leadership development events (courses and workshops) for lay leaders and ministry personnel. These events will focus on the goals of the British Columbia Conference of healthy congregations and ministries, effective leadership and faithful public witness. Events that meet the established criteria are eligible for grants.

Fund Information

The Congregational Learning Fund is transferred from the General Council Office and Pacific Mountain Region has limited money to disperse from this account. The maximum total per person per year is $400. If 4 or more participants applying for funds are from the same congregation, the maximum allowable grant is $1,600”.

Application Deadline

The 5th of each month (with the exception of July, August and December).

To Receive Your Money

If your application has been approved, upon the completion of your event, you will be required to submit a receipt, once received  your monies will be released.

Who Can Apply?

Lay leaders and ministry personnel in Pacific Mountain Region can apply for leadership development events (courses and workshops) that focus on the goals of Pacific Mountain Region. A signature is required from M&P Committee (for ministry personnel), or Session or equivalent (for lay leaders) or employing unit, staffing committee or supervisor (for Conference Staff).

Please note: The Congregational Learning Fund Grants have now been depleted for 2019, please check back in 2020

Click here to download a fillable PDF Application Form for emailing or mailing in

Click here to fill out an Online Form. When finished, press submit for immediate online submission.