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GESTALT PASTORAL CARE
Financial Assistance for GPC Training Events
We welcome this opportunity to consider your request for Financial Assistance for a GPC training event. We ask your cooperation as we seek to allocate our limited financial aid to as many applicants as possible, based on financial need and potential promise. Be assured that situations such as unemployment, loss of a home, divorce, or illness are reasons that will be considered for financial assistance. Information shared will be kept in strict confidence among the Financial Assistance Task Force and the training instructor.
Thank you for your request. Please email this completed application GPCA, Inc. c/o Rev. Deb Jameson at Debra.Jameson@gestaltpastoralcare.org. We will get back to you as soon as possible.
The GPC Financial Aid Task Force
Have you ever applied for financial assistance from Gestalt Pastoral Care (GPC) before?
Date & location of the Training?
Who is the Trainer?
Have you received Financial Assistance from GPC before?
If so, how much did you receive?
What is your experience with GPC? Books read? Retreats or trainings attended?
Please help us understand your current financial situation, including all sources of income and expenses: a. Are you currently employed? Please provide a brief occupational history as applicable. b. Any other income from other sources? c. Do you support anyone other than yourself?
All financial aid is awarded based on need, with the maximum amount awarded normally being one-third of the total cost. How much financial assistance would your require to attend this training or event?
Have you explored getting financial support for this training from others sources such as “local churches” or colleagues? Any results?
What do you plan to do with your GPC Training?
Would you agree to volunteer to help with jobs during the training such as set-up and clean-up, meal preparation, and other similar chores?
Is there anything else you would like us to know as we review your application?