Scholarships & Opportunities

This page is a list of various 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 website@ocf.net with that information.

Fall/Spring 2014 Opportunities:

Please view our calendar for the most up-to-date academic and fellowship opportunities!

  • OCA Social Media Team: Join the OCA’s Youth, Young Adult, and Campus Ministries team to help with video projects and new media platforms. Applications are due JANUARY 1st.

Summer 2015 Opportunities:

  • Project Mexico: (trips run from May 27-July 29) Help build homes in Northern Mexico.
  • OCMC Open Mission Teams: Join a short-term missions team teaching, doing youth work, building churches and schools, or providing medical care for communities in Albania, Guatemala, Indonesia, Kenya, Moldova, and Uganda.
  • Ionian Village: (June 14-August 12) Serve as a staff member in Greece as part of one of the most unique and exciting Orthodox camps. Applications are due JANUARY 25th.

2015-2016 Scholarships

  • Orthodoxy in Motion: $1000-$2000, submit a video highlighting the St. Nicholas National Shrine. Submissions must be in by January 16th.

Ongoing Opportunities:

  • OCF Student Leadership Board: develop as an Orthodox leader by serving as one of OCF’s top student leaders
  • YES College Days: Partner with FOCUS North America to learn about poverty in your city and engage with the community in a meaningful way.
  • 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: