GoStudents FAQ

FAQ

  • Oklahoma Projects are for students who have completed 6th-12th grade.
  • North America and Europe Projects are for students who have completed 9th-12th grade.
  • East Asia Projects are for students who have completed the 9th-12th grade and have mission trip experience.
  • The Cambodia Project is for students who are 16+ and have mission trip experience.
  • All Projects also need college and adult leaders.
  • The application deadline for Oklahoma Projects is March 16, 2020.
  • The application deadline for North America, Europe, and Asia Projects is November 21, 2019.
  • Participants must attend the mandatory GoStudents Training Retreat, March 28, 2020*, for indispensable team-building, teaching, worship, project specific information, and training in ministry evangelism tools. *All Belize Project participants will be required to stay through Sunday, March 29, for mission drama training at the host church. Training Retreat exceptions made for Oklahoma Project participants only.
  • Trip costs include all travel, training, meals, lodging, insurance, and materials. Trip costs do not include passports/visa fees (if applicable) and extra spending money.
  • Deposits are non-refundable and the participant will be responsible for costs invested by GoStudents if participant drops out.
  • Trips are coordinated by experienced and trusted Oklahoma youth pastors, pastors, and church leadership.
  • Each application as well as references are reviewed and then participants will be notified of their acceptance status.
  • Accepted participants will receive an official Acceptance Packet in the mail that will serve as a guide during project preparation.
  • Participants going abroad are responsible for acquiring and paying for their own passports, by or before January 31, 2020.
  • All adult and college leadership are screened to ensure accountability, maturity, and teachability.
  • Background checks are run on all participants and leaders 18+.
  • Each international participant is covered by travel insurance for medical emergencies.
  • Projects are in safe locations and monitored by our team, local missionaries, church planters, and ministry leaders.
  • Dates and locations are subject to change due to participation and logistical requirements.
  • For fundraising ideas and information, download our GoStudents Fundraising Packet by clicking the link below.
  • Need financial assistance for a GoStudents Oklahoma Project? Download and submit a Scholarship Form (form below) to gostudents@bgco.org.

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