Welcome to Protégé!

Vintage Faith Church’s Protégé Internship Program is a leadership immersion experience for individuals (21-29 yrs old) who are interested in pursuing vocational ministry. Protégé seeks to develop the intern’s leadership skills and character. The internship is unpaid, however, Protégé interns are provided free housing and utilities in our Protégé House, located near downtown Santa Cruz.

We are currently accepting applications for 2017/2018:

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A key part of the experience is developing skills as you discover your passions and gifts in regards to a distinct area of ministry. Each intern will be assigned to one area based on their interests and will serve 25 hours a week within that ministry. Possible ministry teams include:

  • Compassion Ministry
  • Global Missions
  • Spiritual Formation/Discipleship Ministry
  • Connections & Community Assimilation Ministry
  • Women’s & Men’s Ministry
  • Worship & Creative Arts
  • Youth Ministry
  • Children’s Ministry
  • College & Young Adult Ministry
  • Media, Tech/Sound, Video
  • Coffeehouse Ministry/Management