How to Apply

We are delighted you are considering an internship at Prairie Lakes Church! You can look forward to a challenging and rewarding year. Whether your passion is families, worship or administration, after spending a year with us, our goal is you will be more proficient with your skills, wiser as a leader and more mature as a follower of Christ.


  • PLC aims to fill approximately 12 internships each academic year (August-May).
  • Interns are expected to invest a minimum of ten hours per week during the semester and participate in cohort experiences including leadership training, campus visits and seasonal retreats.
  • Interns will receive a stipend of $1000 per semester.
  • Only students enrolled in or accepted into an Iowa-based degree program, including university, community college or private college, are eligible to intern at PLC.

Application Requirements:

  1. Completed PLC Intern Application
  2. NOTE: Save a blank application to your desktop; then complete and save the application. By saving a blank application first, you can assure that the information you enter will be saved into the form.
  3. Resume
  4. Letter of interest (Describe your qualifications for and interest in an internship)
  5. Story of your spiritual journey
  6. Two letters of recommendation (One must be from a current professor)

If you have questions, please visit the "Frequently Asked Questions" page. Specific questions may be directed to Human Resources or email us at