Calling 21 Intern Program

Calling 21 is a Young Adult, Local Church Internship Program. It is a partnership ministry among the Virginia Conference Center for Clergy Excellence, the Cabinet, and Shenandoah University. This internship program for college students lasts from mid-June to mid-August, and the interns are housed with a host family in local congregations. The Conference Calling 21 Team interviews candidates for these internship positions, places them in churches, provides them with orientation, and provides training for host pastors. 

Calling 21 Promotional Flier (pdf)

More information and the application form can be found at The application is available December 1 and the deadline to apply is February 1.

Interested in applying as a Host Church? Contact Alison Rosner, Conference Calling 21 Team Leader, at or at (703) 525-6075. Questions may also be directed to the Center for Clergy Excellence by calling 804-521-1126. 






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