Leadership Institute

Training our next generation leaders through internships

Providing hands-on experience and leadership training for college students and graduates

As part of our mission to equip, we at Chapelstreet Church believe it is our responsibility to train and mentor future Christian leaders through internships.


Dates, Hours, and Pay

Leadership Institute 2023

May 30th – August 4th

Program Overview

  • Weekly classes led by ministry leaders
  • Professional Development
  • Chapelstreet Cross-Training
  • Hands-on Ministry Experience
  • Strengths Exploration
  • Team Building Retreat
  • Regular mentoring meeting with LI team member

Leadership Institute (LI) students will work in their ministry area an average of 30-35 hrs/week.

Time Off: The internship runs for 10 weeks, and all students are allowed up to one week of vacation time if pre-approved by the ministry mentor before the start of the program. LI students may be given additional time for mission trips upon approval of their ministry mentor and LI Coordinator.

LI students will receive a summer stipend of $3000. If accepted to the program each student will need to have access to a car and bring their own laptop.



Admission Process

Open to anyone interested in ministry experience and leadership training that will have completed their first year of college (or equivalent experience) by Summer of 2023

We have a rolling admissions processes, which means applying early gives you the best possibility at securing a position! Applications for Summer of 2023 will be accepted until April 15th if all positions have not already been filled. Please note that we are only able to accept a limited number of students each summer.

Students that apply need also to be in good standing with their college or university. If this status is removed at any time your internship may be removed.

Internship Areas

  • NextGen Ministries (High School, Middle School, Kids)
  • Shepherd’s Heart (Compassion & Justice)
  • Communications
  • Worship & Production
  • Don’t see a ministry area you are interested in? We would still love to chat and help you find an opportunity that might be right for you!