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 (online form)
  2. Attach your resume
  3. Attach a letter of interest (Describe your qualifications for and interest in an internship)
  4. Attach a story of your spiritual journey
  5. Attach 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