Scholarship Detail

Jesuit Volunteer Corps

Program Information

Deadline Month: Rolling
Award Amount: Personal stipend plus coverage for transportation, food, and housing
Jesuit Volunteers serve the homeless, the unemployed, refugees, people with AIDS, the elderly, street youth, abused women and children, the mentally ill and the developmentally disabled. JVC has become the largest Catholic lay volunteer program in the country. Some job placements require specific credentials or licenses, but most JVC jobs can be done by people who have a general educational background and a willingness to learn new skills. JVC is more than just a job. Social justice, simple lifestyle, community and spirituality: these values provide the cornerstone for living out a commitment to faith and justice.
Type: Internship Program, Service Project
Application Available: Organization Website, Organization Address or Phone

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: , Graduate Student, , Senior,
Area of Study: Public Service, Arts and Humanities, Natural Sciences, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Business, Engineering
Application Form: Yes
Citizenship: Other Visa Status, Permanent Resident, U.S. Citizen
Other Requirements:
Must be 21 or older.

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: All Colleges Attended
Letters of Rec: Yes
Letters of Rec Detail: 4
Resume: Yes
Personal Essay: Yes
Personal Essay Notes: Three essays
Project Proposal: No
Financial Aid: No
Institutional Endorsement: No
Other Submission Requirements: Yes
Other Submission Requirements Notes: Contact sponsor for application guidelines.

Further Information

California Province of the Society of Jesus
Jesuit Volunteer Corps P.O. Box 519
CA , 95 031
(408)354-6143