• If you are a college student or recent graduate, we encourage you to apply. All academic youth ministry majors are welcome.
  • Married students must apply individually; however, both must be accepted for the same semester in order to attend.
  • International students may apply.

Initial Items Due Immediately To Start Process

  1. A completed application
  2. Application fee of $50.00 (make check out to "Global Institute for Youth Leadership" or click here to pay online)

Items Due As Available 

  1. Self Portrait (2-Passport Style Photos)
  2. Click here to submit your Ministry & Calling essay questions  (Please limit to 500 words each)
  3. Two complete reference forms (please ask your pastor / personal reference to fill in the forms online here

    YOUTH PASTOR - Click here for the Pastor Recommendation Form
    PERSONAL RECOMMENDER - Click here for the Personal Recommendation Form

  4. Current official college transcripts from all colleges attended (a faxed, unofficial copy may be used prior to receiving the official transcript)   If student has not attended college yet, please send official High School transcript. Download transcript request
  5. Internship Scholarship Application

Applicants should print copies of the application, essays and application fee check for their own records.

Each of the steps above must be completed for your file to be considered for acceptance. Once your file is complete, you will be appointed a phone interview with a member of our Student Service team. You will then be notified of your acceptance determination.
Once You Have Been Accepted
Space is intentionally limited at the Institute to provide the highest quality education in an intimate, hands-on learning environment.  Upon acceptance, a $200 deposit is required to hold your spot.  You can mail a check to the Institute or pay online:


After making your deposit, you can contribute more towards your tuition online below: