International Volunteers in Mission Grants

United Methodist Volunteers in Mission - INUMC

The Indiana Conference provides small grants to those traveling on an international mission trip.

Here are the criteria for receiving a grant:

  • Travel must be to an International United Methodist Volunteer In Mission (UMVIM) approved location or United Methodist-related mission site
  • The team must be led by a UMVIM trained leader (leader may contact vim@inumc.org for details)
  • Priority will be given to applicants new to international mission work
  • Priority will be given to new applicants
  • Applicant must be actively involved in an Indiana United Methodist Church
  • Grant recipient must provide a written report to the Indiana Conference UMVIM Coordinator within two months of completion of travel
  • Grant recipient will be available to present a brief oral report (at the request of the UMVIM Coordinator) at events such as the Annual Conference Mission Luncheon, Mission & Justice Team meeting, etc.

Maximum grant for an individual applicant: $250

Maximum distributed in a calendar year total: $4000

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