Scholarships & Opportunities

This page is a list of current scholarships, internships, and other opportunities available to Orthodox Christian college students in North America. Priority is given to opportunities open to students from all canonical Orthodox jurisdictions, but many of these are jurisdiction-specific. Please make sure to read the information at the relevant link for more information.

If you know of any other scholarships, internships, or similar opportunities that should be listed here, please email publicrealationsstudent@ocf.net with that information.

2018 Scholarships

Summer 2018 Opportunities

  • CrossRoad Summer Intern (Boston): May 30-July 17, Boston, MA
    Assist in running the CrossRoad Summer Institute with the Office of Vocation and Ministry at Hellenic College. Application Deadline: March 9, 2018
  • CrossRoad Summer Intern (Chicago): July 1-31, Chicago, IL
    Assist in running the CrossRoad Summer Institute with the Office of Vocation and Ministry at North Park University. Application Deadline: March 9, 2018
  • YES Servant Leadership Conference: May 25-28, Phoenix, AZ
    Learn more what it means to be a servant leader with the talented team from FOCUS North America. Registration Opens: February 1, 2018
    Must have attended at least 1 YES event to register
  • IOCC US Program Intern: May-September, Minneapolis, MN
    Assist in managing IOCC Orthodox Action Teams and assisting with the national Serv-X-Treme! Youth Leadership Conference. Application Deadline: March 16, 2018
    Must be a degree candidate or graduate in a social science discipline
  • Y2AM Summer Intern: June-August, New York, NY
    Assist with the projects of the Greek Orthodox Youth and Young Adult Ministries
  • OCA 19th All-American Council Volunteer: July 23-27
    Serve as a youth counselor for OCA youth from across North America. Application Deadline: January 1, 2018
  • World Council of Churches Internships: July 2018-December 2019
    Serve as an intern at the WCC headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland in one of four areas: Communication, Health and Healing, Just Community for Women and Men, and the Commission of the Churches and International Affairs. Application Deadline: March 15, 2018

Ongoing Opportunities:

  • OrthodoxJobs: job listings for positions related to the Orthodox faith, professional development resources, and Orthodox business listings
  • Semester of Faith: semester exchange program at Hellenic College
  • St. James House: spend a year of service and spiritual development in Eagle River, Alaska.
  • St. Maria of Paris Lived Theology School: spend a year of service and theological development at St. John the Compassionate Mission in Toronto, Ontario.

Orthodox Educational Opportunities: