General Qualifications

• Spiritual/Service component must be the primary motivation.
• Internships, courses or travel which appear to be for ‘resume-padding’ or ‘broadening one’s educational experience’ will not be favored.
• Trips undertaken primarily to meet a course requirement or achieve advancement in a particular academic curriculum will not be favored but there is no prohibition against receiving or seeking academic credit for the DVSP experience where the primary spiritual/service motivations are demonstrated.
• All participants (faculty, staff and students) must abide by all travel related university policies (ACAF 2.08 and ACAF 2.09). If a trip location is considered a destination of risk by the university, the application(s) will be denied and will not receive financial consideration by the Dobson Board.