Fertility and Grief Scholarship Programs
We are called to be generous and help those in need.
Fertility Scholarship Program
Grief Scholarship Program
After walking alongside friends who have lost children, we realized the importance of offering additional support to couples who experienced extreme trauma and unimaginable grief. We have partnered with Christian counselors to offer discounted sessions and priority scheduling. For $2,600 we can scholarship twenty-six counseling sessions, which has been recommended for a six month period.
How to Apply
Scholarship Round Closed
Review the required documents below and complete the scholarship application by xxxx.
Application Request Form
- Complete the Application Request Form below. There is a $25 non-refundable fee.
- Once the request form is submitted you will receive an email from [email protected] with the application packet, which is due by midnight on September 1, 2021.
- Scholarship recipients will be notified by the end of September.
Hear from our Scholarship Recipients
Riley and I have been married for seven years and have been actively trying to grow our family for most of that time. I joined A Blessed Womb small group in early 2020 after a long season of loss, failed plans, and deferred hope. Blessed Brokenness brought healing to me in a real and fresh way- it was unbelievably comforting to me to be sitting in a room with women who understand the long and difficult road of infertility and loss. At the same time during the summer of 2020, when the world seemed to be falling apart around us, we were selected for two separate unimaginable gifts. The first was the gift of our son, who came to us through adoption after years of praying. And the second was being selected for a Blessed Brokenness fertility scholarship, through which we are now pregnant with twin boys! We are so grateful for the way this organization has helped minister to our hearts, our marriage, and our family.
Life Giving in So Many Ways
Blessed Brokenness has made an incredible impact on our journey and has been life giving in so many ways. Infertility alone is a terrible thing but the financial burden makes it even worse. I was at a place of feeling totally helpless when God opened a door with a financial blessing. Most importantly, the small group directed me to the path God had always planned for us and helped me see beyond my fears and doubts. I will forever be grateful for the generous and life changing blessing that Blessed Brokenness provided in our time of desperation.
God has Provided a Way
We never thought that we would have issues with infertility, but that shows you how unpredictable life can be and the importance of having faith in a Mighty God. We have been surrounded by incredible friends and family while traveling this journey. Our God has provided a way for us to continue this journey with the help and blessing of Blessed Brokenness by being recipients of the scholarship. We truly hope we will have our little miracle soon and be able to share our testimony!
Helped Shine the Light of Jesus
After our son Isaac passed away, we faced a second battle with infertility that was financially, emotionally, and spiritually draining. The Blessed Brokenness ministry helped shine the light of Jesus into our painful journey through the small group, A Blessed Womb. ABW opened my eyes to our Heavenly Father in a way I had never seen Him before, which allowed Him to restore and transform my heart. We also received a financial blessing in the form of a Blessed Brokenness IVF scholarship which God used to send us Isaac’s little brother, Will. The love of God overflows from this ministry in abundance.
This Ministry Cares for Couples
We are so grateful that we were chosen to receive this wonderful scholarship that will give us another chance to become parents. This gift has relieved a massive burden! We were also so touched to see how deeply this ministry cares for couples like us through their generosity and passion.
We Were Ashamed and Embarrassed
We are more than blessed to come across Blessed Brokenness. Like many couples, we were ashamed and embarrassed to speak out about our infertility struggles. We have been trying to conceive for the past 11 years with no success. Blessed Brokenness gave us an opportunity to be a recipient of their scholarship and also invited me to be a part of their Bible study that helped me open up about our journey. Romans 12:12 says to “[b]e joyful in hope, patient in affliction and faithful in prayer.” For God’s timing is perfect.
1 in 8 Women Experience Infertility
Being from a large family of eight children, I never thought I would be 1 in 8 women experiencing infertility. Thanks to Blessed Brokenness, we will get the chance to begin our IVF journey in the summer of 2021 and become one step closer to growing our family. We truly believe God has assigned us this mountain to show others that it can be moved, and we are so grateful to those who are helping us move it!
This Ministry Opened My Eyes
When I came across Blessed Brokenness, I was in a season of grief, abandonment, and complete brokenness. I joined their small group , A Blessed Womb, where I met others that could empathize with my heartache. This ministry opened my eyes and heart to truly focus on God and only seek Him instead of dwelling on my circumstance. Blessed Brokenness changed my perspective and truly helped me to understand, “Your will God, not mine!” My husband and I are forever grateful for the generosity of their service and their scholarship program.
Will and I have been married for almost 6 years and are walking the road of infertility that has seemed so painful at times, yet God has continued to be so faithful! He meets us in our pain, confusion, anger and even brings in joy in ways we could have never expected! After talking with some other women who had previously been apart of A Blessed Womb, I joined the small group last spring and cannot say enough about the deep friendships, encouragement and live giving truth that all began through the Bible study on Monday nights. Those friendships quickly became my army and the very women who continue to pray for, encourage and hold my arms when I feel too weak to do it alone. God continues to use our season of infertility as well as miscarriage to reveal His promise that He is always with us His presence that goes before and with us in this struggle, and provision all along the way. One of the biggest ways we have seen His provision is receiving the Blessed Brokenness scholarship! This took such a burden off of us, and reminded us that He is working and we can trust Him completely. We are still praying and believing God for children, but pray through our sorry He is working in our hearts and in the hearts of others as we trust in His plan and His will for our lives. We are forever grateful for this ministry and the many ways they point us and other couples to press on and trust in the goodness of God!
Focusing on God
Since the very beginning of our marriage, Chris and I knew that we would one day want to start a family. Little did we know what our journey to becoming parents would actually entail. After three pregnancies (two through IVF cycles) that led to three miscarriages, we found ourselves lost, devastated and feeling hopeless on what our next steps on this journey should involve. After our third miscarriage, I desperately needed something or someone to help me deal with my grief and depression. I joined the small group, A Blessed Womb, during the summer of 2021. Being able to connect with women on similar paths and focusing on God instead of dwelling on our season of heartache and grief really gave Chris and I hope in continuing to try for a family of our own. We are so honored to be chosen this year as scholarship recipients. This scholarship has renewed hope in our dream of becoming parents. We are so appreciative of the generosity of others to help our dream hopefully become a reality. We will be forever grateful for this opportunity and Blessed Brokenness!.
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