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. Leadership Institute includes ministry experience, one-on-one mentoring, and weekly classes on Christian leadership and discipleship.


Dates, Hours, and Pay

Leadership Institute 2018

May 29th – August 12th

Program Overview

LI students will work in their ministry area an average of 30-35 hrs/week. In addition to their ministry area students will also attend weekly LI classes 5 hrs/week.

Time Off: The internship runs for 11 weeks (orientation week + 10 LI programming weeks), and all students are allowed up to one week of vacation time if pre-approved by the LI team before the start of the program. LI students may be given additional time for mission trips upon approval of their ministry coach and LI Coordinator.

LI students will receive a summer stipend of $2000. 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 by Summer of 2018

We have a two-tiered admission process. Our early admission date is January 15th. By applying early students will know if they are accepted into the program by early-February. However, applications for Summer of 2018 will be accepted until March 30th. Students that apply before January 15 may be deferred to the second application deadline. Please note that we are only able to accept a limited number of students each summer. An online application for the Summer of 2018 is now available at the bottom of this page. Please click ‘apply’.

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.


2018 Internship Areas

**Positions for 2018 are full! Check back in the fall for 2019 Summer Internships!

For more details about these ministry areas: click here. 

  • Children’s & Special Needs Ministry
  • Middle School Ministries
  • High School Ministries
  • Worship & Production
  • Communication
  • Shepherd’s Heart (Compassion & Justice)

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