Lancashire Methodist District

Helen Kim Memorial Scholorship


Applications are now open for the next Helen Kim Memorial Scholar (HKMS), to take up the role at the World Assembly in Gothenburg in August 2022. Deadline for applications is Monday 7th June 2021.


The Helen Kim Memorial Scholarship is a leadership development program from the World Federation, for young women with an interest in women's leadership and global social justice. The role involves leadership training, working with other HKMS from all World Federation areas, opportunities for travel and for engaging with women in the UK and around the world.

Nominees must be aged between 18 and 30 years of age (at August 2022), and a committed member of a Methodist, United, or Uniting Church.

Please would you prayerfully consider whether this opportunity might be for you, or whether there is any young women that you might approach personally to nominate.

The application pack can be downloaded from the MWiB website

Applicants must be nominated by a member of the British Unit of the World Federation (i.e. Methodist Women in Britain), and all applications must be endorsed by the applicant's church minister.

If you have any queries about the role, please email:

If you would like an informal conversation with the current British Unit HKMS, please email: