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The Application For The 2023-2024 Volunteer Year Is Now Available!

Thank you for your interest in serving with Mercy Volunteer Corps!

This page contains the full application packet and links to the online application and reference form for Mercy Volunteer Corps as well as important information about deadlines and start dates.

If you need to access this information at a later time, you can do so by bookmarking this page or by visiting If you have trouble opening the documents, please contact us at or (215) 346-6643.

Application Materials

Application Deadlines

Mercy Volunteer Corps will begin to accept applications for the 2022-2023 volunteer year in September 2021. The priority deadline is January 20, 2022. The general deadline is April 6th and the final deadline is June 20th.

We encourage applications to be submitted close to the priority deadline where possible. As we accept applications on a rolling basis, more placement options are available early on and positions may fill before the final deadline.

Start Dates

U.S. Placements: The one-year, full-time commitment begins August 9, 2022.

International Placements: Volunteers serving in Guyana also attend cross-cultural training held in late July. Please note that we are moving forward with our international application process for the 2022-2023 volunteer year; however, we will continue to closely monitor the pandemic and provide updates as necessary.

Medical Forms

U.S. Placements: Please submit your medical forms following acceptance into Mercy Volunteer Corps to Marie Schultz-Stebel at

International Placements: Please submit your medical forms at the time that you make application to Mercy Volunteer Corps. Please email your forms to

If you prefer to mail your medical forms, please send to:
Mercy Volunteer Corps
1012 N. Bethlehem Pike
Suite I
Lower Gwynedd, PA 19002

Other Resources

Congratulations on taking the first step toward an extraordinary experience! If you have any questions about the application process or Mercy Volunteer Corps, please do not hesitate to reach us at or (215) 346-6643.

Mercy Volunteer Corps seeks to nurture and is deeply committed to creating a community in which the human dignity of every member is preserved and celebrated. Our goal is to provide the means through which each member has an opportunity to contribute to the vitality of the whole, a contribution that is valued as is each individual. Mercy Volunteer Corps does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender identity or expression, age, ability, ethnicity, or sexual orientation. In addition, to ensure full equality of opportunity in all operations and activities of MVC, every person who volunteers with MVC shall be selected under fair procedures that provide equitable opportunities to all people.

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