Inquiry Program Application Form

 

Thanks for your interest.  Please complete the application below.  Campus Ministries will contact you for the next step in the process.

*First Name:
*Last Name:
*GC ID:
*I am applying to participate in (select all interested programs):
 Ministry Inquiry Camping Inquiry Service Inquiry
*Email Address:
*Home Address:
*City:
*Zip Code:
*Country:
*Preferred Phone Number:
*Major:
Second Major:
Minor:
Second Minor:
*Have you participated in SST?
 Yes No
*If no, when are you planning to do SST? Please provide semester and year.
*Home Congregation
*Area Conference

REFERENCES

*Faculty Advisor:
*Another professor who knows you well:

Your pastor or another significant church leader who knows you well:

*Name:
*Address:
*City:
*Zip Code:
*Phone:
*Email Address:

Personal reference (do not use a relative or current student)

*Name:
*Address:
*City:
*Zip Code:
*Phone:
*Email Address:

ORGANIZATIONAL PREFERENCES
The placement process will be led by the IP Administrator. The student will work closely with the administrator to determine the best fit. If you have already begun searching for a placement, please list your preferred organizations (church, camp/retreat center, or service agency).

*First preference:
*Second preference:
*Third preference:
*Have you spoken with a representative of any of these organizations about your interest?
 Yes No
If so, who?

QUESTIONS

*Briefly describe previous relevant experiences you have had with a congregation, camp, and/or service organization
*Why would you like to participate in the Inquiry Program you have chosen? What motivates you to spend your summer (or semester) in this way? What personal goals do you hope to accomplish?
*What particular gifts, talents, and skills do you have to offer in service to others?
*Briefly describe your relationship to the Christian church. How does your faith inform your interaction with others?

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

*Please acknowledge:
 This application was completed by me and all entries on it and any supplemental material to it is correct and complete to the best of my knowledge. I understand that false, misleading, or omitted information given in my application (or during interviews) may result in termination of my participation in the Inquiry Program, loss of credit or tuition vouchers, or other consequences. Goshen College may look into all statements contained in the application as may be necessary in arriving at a decision.
*Please acknowledge:
 I understand that information may be obtained through interviews with the personal references listed, and I authorize Goshen College to communicate with any of these references I have listed, or any other party Goshen College believes may have information relevant to making a decision about my participation in the Inquiry Program. I further understand that Goshen College may conduct additional background checks which may involve obtaining a criminal background report, investigative consumer report, and/or driver's license verification. I hereby authorize Goshen College, if it wishes, to make such inquiries. I consent to the disclosure of information that would otherwise be considered confidential in this process.
*Please acknowledge:
 I hereby release all parties, including but not limited to Goshen College, personal references, and previous employers, from any and all liability for any injury or damage that may result from their furnishing information to Goshen College concerning me or any action Goshen College takes on the basis of such information.