Global Mission Fellows US-2 Applications are Now Open

September 09, 2022

The Global Mission Fellows (GMF) program of The United Methodist Church places young adults, ages 20–30, in social justice ministries for two years of service. The program offers the opportunity for service in the U.S. (US-2 track) and around the world (international track). We are now accepting applications for the 2023-25 cohort for the U.S.-2 track. 

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Fellows in the US-2 Track are:

  • Young adults between the ages of 20 to 30 in the year that service begins
  • Have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent life experience
  • Commited to two years of service
  • Willing to live and serve in solidarity with others
  • Dedicated to addressing the root causes of injustice
  • Called to put their Christian faith into action
  • Authorized to work in the United States of America
Note: You must be between the ages of 20 and 30 by Dec. 31 of the year when service begins.

Where can a US-2 serve?

Fellows work at partner organizations who serve as the local hosts for the fellows, providing contextual accompaniment and a support system beyond the day-to-day job description.

Fellows have specialized job descriptions based on the needs of their host community and placement site. 

Our team is always working to cultivate placements that meet the needs of our local partners, but here are some of the placements that may be available for the 2023 cohort.

  • Immigration rights project, Washington state
  • Case management for families experiencing homelessness, Utah
  • Youth ministry and civic engagement, Iowa
  • Campus ministry and food insecurity, Michigan
  • Case management for individuals experiencing homelessness, Michigan
  • Anti-racism and justice outreach, Michigan
  • Youth program coordination, Florida
  • Ministry coordination with families experiencing homelessness, Florida
  • Immigrant legal clinic, Florida
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