One Year Internships in Christian Ministries

A Christian Counterpart to AmeriCorps Providing Free Tuition or a Stipend

"This hands-on experience validated and confirmed that I was truly working where God wanted me to be. It gave me a new understanding of people and how much hurt the urban community deals with."

Looking to serve in a one year ministry internship?

 
Apply on our website.
 
Over 70 ministries in most major US cities will receive your resume and will call you for an interview if interested.
 
If you are accepted, the ministry will make an internship offer to be placed at their site to serve one or more years. 

We have placed over 500 full-time interns & 80,000 volunteers.

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Kim Thorton, Intern 
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Internship Program Options

  • Free (for work study interns) or 40% off tuition (tuition is $3,500/year for job readiness interns) in City Vision College for a full year of college paid by hosting ministry as a part of a 29 hour/week internship.
  • Online courses providing accredited degrees in Nonprofit Management, Addiction Studies, and Urban Missions. Note: candidates should only apply for this type of internship if completing one of these three degree programs with City Vision College fits into your career plan.
  • Housing is provided by hosting ministry (or a cash equivalent living stipend).
  • Any Pell grant up to $5,730 or other federal financial aid paid as cash payment to student (minus $3,500 for tuition for job readiness interns).
  • Summer Internships available at some locations (40 hours/week without free tuition).

Job Readiness

Housing +
Tuition Discount

Most Sites

Up to $5,730

None

Tuition Benefit

40% discount

Pell Grants Available

Degree Required

Housing

Work Study

Housing +
Full Tuition

If Needed

Up to $5,730

None

Free Undergrad

$200-600/month
Stipend

If Needed

None

Bachelor's

None

Paid Internship

Free Graduate Tuition

Some Sites

None

Bachelor's

Free Graduate

Tech Internship

Free Graduate Tuition

Some Sites

None

Bachelor's

Free Graduate

Grad School Intern

For Applicants without a Bachelor's Degree:
Job Readiness or Work Study Internship in Christian Ministries

For Applicants with a Bachelor's Degree:
One Year Paid Christian Ministry Internship

  • Volunteer Interns paid a living stipend typically from $200-$600/month (depending on site).
  • Housing is provided by hosting ministry (or a cash equivalent living stipend).
  • Interns serve 40 hours/week at ministry site.

Technology & Ministry Master's Fellowship

  • Serve doing tech ministry while getting your Master's degree.
  • Free tuition in City Vision's Master's in Technology and Ministry.
  • Supervised nonprofit or ministry experience interning 29-40 hours/week.
  • Bachelor's degree required to apply.

City Vision Bakke Graduate Fellowship

  • Free tuition in Bakke Graduate University programs including MBA, Masters in Global Leadership or Social Entrenpreneurship or Doctorate in Ministry or Transformational Leadership
  • Supervised nonprofit or ministry experience interning 29-40 hours/week.

Requirements to Apply

  • At least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Must be a Christian
  • For sites in U.S., Canada or U.K., must be U.S., U.K. or Canadian citizen, U.S. U.K.or Canadian national or lawful permanent resident alien, or have a valid visa allowing work or volunteering
  • Able to make at least a one year (or summer) commitment (may be extended by mutual agreement)
  • Able to financially live on just free housing (and any outside income sources you have)
  • Able to relocate to a location of a ministry site (unless a site exists at your current location)

List of Internship Sites & Locations

  • Crossroads Nogales Missions, Nogales, AZ
  • Al Wooten Heritage, Los Angeles, CA
  • Redwood Gospel Mission, Santa Rosa, CA
  • Winds of Hope, Sun Valley, CA
  • Cloud and Fire Ministries, Van Nuys, CA
  • Door of Hope, Pasadena, CA
  • Grace Resources, Inc. (Lancaster Community Shelter), Lancaster, CA
  • Lake Avenue Community Foundation, Pasadena, CA
  • Long Beach Rescue Mission, Long Beach, CA
  • Redeemer Community Partnership, Los Angeles, CA
  • Upward Bound Study Center, Monterey Park, CA
  • Computers in Ministry, Aurora, CO
  • Denver Rescue Mission, Denver, CO
  • North Littleton Promise, Littleton, CO
  • Springs Rescue Mission, Colorado Springs, CO
  • Little Lights Urban Ministries, Washington, D.C.
  • Path of Citrus County, The, Beverly Hills, FL
  • Second Chance Recovery, North Port, FL
  • St. Gerard Campus, Inc., St. Augustine, FL
  • Branches, Inc., Miami, FL
  • Jericho Road Ministries, Inc., Brooksville, FL
  • WeGoGlobal, Americus, GA
  • Fuller Center for Housing, Americus, GA
  • Gads Hill Center, Chicago, IL
  • L'Arche Chicago, Oak Park, IL
  • Sunshine Gospel Ministries, Chicago, IL
  • Mennonite Central Committee, Goshen, IN
  • Wheeler Mission Ministries, Indianapolis, IN
  • Eastern Cowley County Resource Center, Dexter, KS
  • Isaiah House, Willisburg, KY
  • Lighthouse Ministries, Inc., The, Lexington, KY
  • Louisville Rescue Mission, Louisville, KY
  • Boston Rescue Mission, Boston, MA
  • Place of Promise, Lowell, MA
  • The Boston Project, Dorchester, MA
  • St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Boston, MA
  • Union Gospel Mission -- Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Holland Rescue Mission, Holland, MI
  • Charlotte Mason Community School, Detroit, MI
  • Habitat for Humanity of South Central, Mankato MN
  • Salvation Army: St. Louis, St. Louis, MO
  • Springfield Victory Mission, Springfield, MO
  • Reconciliation Services, Kansas City, MO
  • Mountain of Faith Ministries, Vicksburg, MS
  • Great Falls Rescue Mission, Great Falls, MT
  • New Life Center, Fargo, ND
  • City Impact, Lincoln, NE
  • Southern New Hampshire Rescue Mission, Nashua, NH
  • Center for FaithJustice, Lawrenceville, NJ
  • Souls Harbor Rescue Mission, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • Mt. Pleasant Church of Harlem New York, Harlem, NY
  • Rescue Mission of Utica, Inc., Utica, NY
  • Hopeprint, Inc., Syracuse, NY
  • CAIN (Churches Active in Northside), Cincinatti, OH
  • Earthen Vessels Outreach, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Keystone Rescue Mission Alliance, Scranton, PA
  • L.I.V.I.N.G. Ministries, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Oxford Circle CCDA, Philadelphia, PA
  • Streamside Camp & Conference Center (BCM International), Stroudsburg, PA
  • Why Not Prosper, Inc., Philadelphia, PA
  • Eagle Harbor Boy Ranch, Summerville, SC
  • Youth Academy, Inc., The, Sumter, SC
  • Hiway 80 Rescue Mission Ministries, Longview, TX
  • Strong Foundation Ministries, San Antonio, TX
  • Walking Faith Ministry, Houston, TX
  • World Hunger Relief, Inc., Waco, TX
  • Outpost Fellowship/Hope House, Houston, TX
  • Salt Lake City Mission, Salt Lake City, UT
  • Covered Bridge Therapeutic Communities, Inc, St Johnsbury, VT
  • Union Gospel Mission Spokane, Spokane, WA

Requirements to Apply

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