Impact 360 Fellows

Impact 360 Fellows is designed to cultivate young leaders who already have a growing relationship with Jesus. Students who apply to become an Impact 360 Fellow are evaluated on community, church and school involvement, leadership experience, test scores, GPA, and desire to grow.


Students interested in applying for Impact 360 Fellows must meet the following qualifications:

  1. 18-20 years of age when entering the program. For the 2025-2026 year, students must be 18 years of age by January 1st, 2026
  2. Must have completed high school
  3. Actively growing relationship with Christ
  4. Leadership experience
  5. Teachability and desire to grow in your faith and as a leader
  6. Academic and Testing Requirements:
    1. 22 ACT (excluding writing component)
    2. OR 1100 SAT minimum score (combined critical reading and math)
    3. OR 72 CLT
    4. 3.0 GPA or higher
    5. For International Students (90 TOEFL)

Application Steps

Submit the online portion of your application. An enrollment counselor will connect with you and request your academic transcript and test scores. The application deadline for Fall consideration is October 13th, 2024
Selected applicants will be invited to do a phone interview and then considered for a final on-campus interview approximately one month after the online application is submitted. Interview spots are limited for each application deadline, applying early will help you secure an interview spot.
Fall acceptance decisions will be made by November 15th, 2024. You will receive your acceptance decision by mail following a final interview.
Accepted students may pursue need-based aid through the Impact 360 Legacy Fund.
Application Details

Financial and Scholarship Information

Academics Overview

Application Deadline Information:

Applicants from the United States:
Fall acceptance decisions will be made by November 15th, 2024. There are specific interview dates each month with corresponding application deadlines. Each interview date is limited to 40 students. We encourage students who are pursuing Impact 360 Fellows to submit their applications by these dates to be considered for the earliest available interview. Fall 2024 Application Deadline for Fall consideration is October 13th, 2024.

International Applicants:
The deadline for international students to apply for the Fellows class beginning in August 2025 is November 1, 2024. This is to allow as much time as possible to secure a visa. 

The visa deadline for all international applicants is April 1, 2025. This means you must have been awarded a visa that will cover the entire duration of the program by this date. 

If you are the child of a missionary and/or an international student who already has a visa, the November 1st deadline does not apply and you have the ability to apply all year long.

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to reach out: [email protected]

Impact 360 Institute, Inc., will admit students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.


Impact 360 Fellows

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Impact 360 Fellows is a Christian gap year experience intentionally designed to prepare you for the path ahead. Invest nine months deepening your relationship with God, serve others, build intentional community, and discern God’s call in your life. Receive leadership training from Chick-fil-A® Inc., experience international ministry for one month, and sharpen in your faith in community.
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