Target Age: 18-25

  • After graduating high school
  • During college
  • After graduating college

To Apply

Send the following documents to

  • Application Form      
  • Life Testimony (including content on why you want to have a gap year)
  • Recommendation letter from a chapter director or a sheperd


Need some financial help?

  • Scholarship Application      

After scholarship submission the Gap Year Program committee will review and select awardees.

  • 1


    VISA, vaccination, lodging arrangement, language course registration and other preparations take time, so you need to submit your application as early as possible (At least 3 months prior to the desired start date).

  • 2


    Gap Year Program official will interview you online to understand your needs and interests, and address your questions. Following this interview, Gap Year Program officials will contact a potential host chapter(s) for matchmaking.

  • 3

    Meeting(s) with a hosting chapter leader

    Gap Year Program official will arrange a meeting(s) with the host chapter leader to design a personalized Gap Year Program. Both applicant and host will get to know each other and discuss about all the details of Gap Year Program.

  • 4

    Scholarship Notice

    Those who apply for Gap Year Program Scholarship will receive a notice from the committee.

  • 5

    Preparation and Departure

    The applicant makes all necessary preparations in time for his/her departure.