Josh McDowell Ministry Internships

Are you passionate about apologetics? Come serve with our team as Josh shares how to live, defend & share the Christian faith.

Available Internships


Global Events Intern

Do you like making connections? Do you have an interests in PR and communications? Come serve with Josh for a year and see what it takes behind the scenes to run events globally.

What will I do?

  • Promotion of Josh Events.
  • Follow up with Event Attendees & Hosts.
  • Arrange media interviews.

Location: Plano, TX



Traveling Intern with Josh

Do you like to travel? Have you ever wondered what it would be like to spread God’s word to audiences hungry for truth? Come travel with Josh for a year and see for yourself!

Details About Position (pdf)

What will I do?

  • Serve as Josh’s right hand person on the road.
  • Run the presentations behind the scenes.
  • Handle the details of traveling and interacting with host.

Location: Consistent travel around the USA & international travel may be required


Frequently Asked Questions

Interns serve for 12 months. An intern may choose to serve a second year but cannot serve for more than 24 months. At this point, an individual would need to choose between joining Cru in another capacity (such as Full-time staff, Part-time, Volunteer) or other opportunities.

We are continually looking for interns.  The internship is for one year.

Living expenses vary by each persons particular needs.

Our interns attend a required Intern Kick‐off Weekend conference that orients them to the process of raising support. After attending the conference, you have the tools needed to begin raising your support and have the next 3‐4 months to raise it.

All applications are submitted online at When prompted to designate preferred ministry, select “Other Ministry” then select “Josh McDowell Ministry”.

March 1 is the deadline for receiving your completed application, including completed references.

We have a list of qualifications for potential Cru staff that include God’s leading, a walk with God, spiritual maturity, moral conduct, character, emotional maturity, effectiveness of witness and others. Learn more at:

Many parents have concerns about the future career with Cru that their son or daughter might be considering. We hope to answer some of your questions and give you a clearer picture of who we are and what we do.

Learn more at: If your parents would like to talk to one of our Josh McDowell Ministry staff about their concerns, they can contact Justin Nations (