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FIRST STAGE APPLICATION: Long-term Mission Program

This form is the first stage in the application process for becoming a Franciscan lay missioner. Lay missioners serve overseas for a minimum of two years. Particularly for the short essay questions, please take your time and carefully consider your responses. Please direct all inquiries to: Natalie Helfrick, Program Manager | Phone: x 5 | Fax: 202-832-1778 | Email: natalie@franciscanmissionservice.org. Please note that we are currently accepting applications for Fall 2015.
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  • Education Background

    High School
  • College/University

  • Graduate/Professional

  • Occupational Background

    (Please list current or most recent employment first.)
  • Foreign Language Proficiency:

  • Short Essay Questions

    Please describe your relevant experiences and answer the following questions. Suggested word limit: 300 per question
  • Beckford Personal Inventory - Scale 5

    Please rate yourself on the following characteristics and abilities (1=one of my weak areas; 2= I need improvement; 3= I’m proficient; 4= I’m confident; 5=one of my strengths).
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Franciscan Mission Service
P.O. Box 29034
Washington, DC 20017-0034

T: 202-832-1762 | F: 202-832-1778