The Paulist Center has a commitment to support lay students in the Boston area who are pursuing graduate theological and pastoral study for ministry in the Church. The Paulist Center offers a grant of $700-$1,000 to an active Roman Catholic lay student. The grant is to be applied to tuition for a first-level graduate theological and pastoral degree program (MDiv, MTS, MA in pastoral ministry, or equivalent). The award is open to any layperson after successful completion of her/his first year of a master's-level degree program in a Boston Theological Institute (BTI) School. Please contact the HDS Office of Financial Aid for an application. Applications are due by April 22, 2013.