Why does BGEA offer an internship program?
Our program offers high caliber college students a positive work and training experience in a field of their interest within the context of a Christian ministry. It provides an opportunity for them to actually play a part in the proclamation of the Gospel of Jesus Christ around the world.
When does BGEA offer its internship program?
The internship program runs for 10 weeks each summer. Dates for Summer 2018 are forthcoming.
Is there flexibility with the dates to participate in the BGEA internship program?
No, interns will need to be available for the duration of the program.
Is this a paid internship?
Yes. We offer a competitive stipend to students who participate in the internship program.
Are there additional expenses covered by BGEA?
Yes. Students will have the opportunity to live for free with a host family from BGEA. We also provide the students with a free lunch in our dining hall Monday through Friday.
How do you select candidates for your internship program?
We review all applications before conducting preliminary interviews with qualified candidates. We then recommend top candidates to the department hiring manager. The hiring manager will conduct additional interviews and make the final decision.
If a student is selected for BGEA’s internship program, how do they get to Charlotte?
The student must establish their own way to get to Charlotte. It will be a plus for the student to have their own transportation during the program.
Who is eligible to participate in BGEA’s internship program?
We accept applications from undergraduate and graduate students, as well as recent graduates.
What kinds of academic backgrounds are required for BGEA’s internship program?
Students with backgrounds in all fields of study are welcome to apply. The strongest applicants will be placed within the ministry in a position where they can learn and contribute in a way the Lord has gifted them.
How does a student apply for BGEA’s internship program?
The candidate must complete BGEA’s internship application. Applications for Summer 2018 will open by November 2017.