Semester Missions

Semester Missions

 

HOW LONG?

Semester Missions projects are 4-12 month missions experiences!

HOW DO I APPLY?

  1. To apply, click here to complete the pre-application.
  2. Reference forms are submitted online with the application
  3. Schedule an interview with your local BCM campus minister
  4. A current Georgia Baptist Mission Board Child protection policy MUST be submitted and cleared before any appointment is completed.  Submit these forms to your campus minister ASAP!!!

GENERAL INFORMATION:

  • Application deadlines are listed on project descriptions.
  • Applications will be reviewed & appointments made within 2 weeks of application deadline.  Applicants and their Campus Minister will be notified.
  • Every applicant MUST be a member of a Southern Baptist church & actively involved in a local BCM in Georgia.

HANDS ON INFORMATION:

  • Hands On students serve in partnership with the International Mission Board.
  • All applicants must be between 18-29 years of age & be either single or married without children and must have completed their freshman year of college.
  • All dates of service are nonnegotiable.  Applicants must be willing to serve according to the published dates, plus a couple of days on each end of the assignment for air travel.
  • All logistics & air travel (including travel visas) will be arranged for the student, by the IMB.
  • A current passport is necessary for service & must be viable for at least 6 months after returning home.  Students who need to apply for or renew a passport must do so at their own expense.  All passport applications should be submitted immediately.
  • AFTER appointment, students will be instructed regarding inoculations & medications.  These costs are not paid by IMB or SendMeNow, but are to be covered by the student.
  • All other expenses will be covered by the Georgia BCM Colegiate Missions Fund.  For this reason, it is expected that all participants be actively involved in the missions fund-raising efforts of their BCM.