Raising money for a mission trip can be challenging for a teen or young adult! Youth in Mission provides additional funds needed to empower enthusiastic Christian teens and young adults to spread Christ's Word, through their actions and examples, to areas in dire need.

These deeds may include:

teaching people to read  .  building or renovating homes and schools  .  economic development  .  education  .  health care  .  orphanages



  Any SouthEast USA Middle School, High School, College aged students passionate about serving in the mission field but unable to financially fund their mission trip and is actively participating in personal fundraising toward their trip is eligible to apply for this scholarship.

     DEADLINE: November 15 for funding toward next year's mission trips.




Know of a deserving teen or young adult that is struggling to earn money to go on a mission trip? Forward this website to them!

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Mai Homrich - Brazil

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Chloe Hildreth - Arizona

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Maggie Austin - Jamaica

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Madison Scruggs - Guatemala


& their Mission Destinations


see TESTIMONIES tab for some of their stories

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Emma Bartlett - Appalachia

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Tomi Oluwa - Honduras & Guatemala

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Sophia Secrest - Middle East Compassion

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Elizabeth Turnbough - Tri-Cities USA

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Ezra Saysanavong - Knoxville TN

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Sam Mackey - Germany & Finland

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Emily Simpson - Costa Rica

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Corbin McKay - Guatemala

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Carrie Burge - Romania.jpg

Chloe Glosson - Germany

Carrie Burge - Romania

Tofunmi Oluwa - Honduras & Guatemala.jpg

Tofunmi Oluwa - Honduras & Guatemala

Sophia Hernandez-Martinez - Greensboro NC.jpg

Sophia Hernandez-Martinez - Greensboro NC

Josie Mae Wells - Greece.jpg

Josie Mae Wells - Greece

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Alfonso Amodia - Nashville TN

Rylee Walter - Nicaragua

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Sophia Turnbough - Tri-Cities USA

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Hunter Tadin - Nashville TN

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Ella Lawson - Costa Rica

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Jennifer Ortiz -

Togo, West Africa

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Claire Kovich - Knoxville TN

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Paige Woodham - Nashville TN

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Mason Morrow - Costa Rica

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Emma Grace Johnson - Nicaragua

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Hunter Peterson - Costa Rica

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Makenna Noble - Guyana

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Luiza Desouza - Portugal

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Bailey Morrow - Appalachia

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Paige Smart -

Ring of Fire Islands

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Jayci Jeffreys - Tri-Cities USA

Annaliese Smith - Honduras & Guatemala.jpg

Annaliese Smith - Honduras & Guatemala

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Evan George - Greensboro NC

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Blake Konchak - Arizona

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Graham Lawson - Costa Rica

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Lucy King - Miami

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Isabella Pittman - Knoxville TN

Caleb Cauley - Guyana.jpg

Caleb Cauley - Guyana

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Cassidy Woodham - Nashville TN.jpg
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Cassidy Woodham - Nashville TN

Caitlyn Morning - Germany

Finley Ross - Tri-Cities USA

Alina Seeterlin - Knoxville TN

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Josiah Lange - Honduras

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Bethany P - West Africa

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Cade Jeffreys - Appalachia

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Noelle Eberly - Japan

2020- (Feb)2021 Scholarship Recipients

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2019 Scholarship Recipients

Only a handful served in 2020 due to Coronavirus mission trip cancellations.

YiM recipients affected by this will be FIRST considered when applying for Fall YiM Scholarships toward 2021 mission trips.

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Atlanta Archbishop Wilton Gregory blesses young missionaries

2014 Funding Toward 2015 Mission Trips

Click to View Scholarship Presentation


Jessica, Emma, Ozzy, Gable, Pedro & Brenda

served in Nicaragua

Cassie served in Arkansas

Sara served in Nicaragua

Lauren currently serving in Southeast Asia

Zahi served in Mexico

Katrina and Aiden served in Haiti

Sydney and Morgan served in Brazil



2012 Funding Toward 2013 Mission Trips

Click to View Scholarship Presentation


Nathonya served in Jackson, MS

Daniel served in Jackson, MS

Nicole served in Ghana, Africa