Be a Trip Leader

Trip Leader Experience

What were you born to do

You’ve probably come here because a lot of people you respect have told you about being an HEFY Trip Leader. But what are you even signing up for? Let us tell you: you are signing up to love 19 kids who will change your life. You’ll get to know 19 Builders, you’ll have fun, you’ll cry, you’ll laugh, you’ll work hard, you’ll sweat, you’ll serve, you’ll be stretched beyond what you knew you could do–and that’s just the first day..Are you ready for it?

Being an HEFY Trip Leader is...

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What do we look for?

  • A strong testimony of the Restored Church of Jesus Christ and a life that reflects that belief
  • Confidence in who you are and your ability to impact lives for good
  • Previous international experience (beyond a mission)
  • Experience working with youth (16-19) and a strong desire to continue
  • Successful academic and/or professional history
  • 21 to 30 years of age by May 31, 2021
  • Able to commit to attending Trip Leader Training May 13-15, 2021.
  • Able to commit to 2-4 weeks to HEFY during Summer 2021

After you apply, what happens next?

For those of you applying for your second or third time, welcome back! Our application process for 2021 has four rounds: an online application, a video interview of five questions, an introduction video submitted by yourself, and an in-person interview.

Early Admissions will close November 30, 2020 with interviews to follow. The final application deadline is February 1, 2021. All decisions will be communicated by that date.

What do we look for?

  • A strong testimony of the Restored Church of Jesus Christ and a life that reflects that belief
  • Confidence in who you are and your ability to impact lives for good
  • Previous international experience (beyond a mission)
  • Experience working with youth (16-19) and a strong desire to continue
  • Successful academic and/or professional history
  • 21 to 30 years of age by May 31, 2021
  • Able to commit to attending Trip Leader Training May 13-15, 2021.
  • Able to commit to 2-4 weeks to HEFY during Summer 2021

After you apply, what happens next?

For those of you applying for your second or third time, welcome back! Our application process for 2021 has four rounds: an online application, a video interview of five questions, an introduction video submitted by yourself, and an in-person interview.

Early Admissions will close November 30, 2020 with interviews to follow. The final application deadline is February 1, 2021. All decisions will be communicated by that date.