For applicants considring a one-year commitment, we ask you to select
of the following topics and write an essay of 500 words or more. You may want to compose your essay in another program first, then copy and paste to the form below.
Essay topics (please choose one):
1. Describe specific experiences and relationships in your life which have led you to apply to be a long-term (one-year) volunteer.
2. What attracts you to volunteer community? Describe your expectations and apprehensions about living in a Christian Appalachian Project volunteer community.
3. How do you express your relationship with God? How has your faith influenced your values and choices? Please give specific examples.