Explore how your unique gifts intersect with the life of the church.

The Ministry Leadership Cohort, an initiative of the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship, is a two-year program open to incoming Calvin students from any major who show potential for all kinds of leadership in the local church.

Program values

Program details and yearly schedule

The program spans each student's first and second year at Calvin. Ministry Leadership Cohort planning chart for year 1 and year 2

Who qualifies

  • Students from all majors who are admitted to Calvin University by December 15, 2023.
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  • Students planning to enter Calvin University in fall 2024.
  • Know a high school student who would be a good fit for this program? Submit your nomination »

Next Steps

Applications for students starting at Calvin in fall 2024 are open!

If you are starting Calvin after 2024, please send us your information (see form below) and we'll invite you to apply when the application is open to you. Email cohorts@calvin.edu with questions.


Joanna Wigboldy

Joanna Wigboldy

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