Send TN Missions is committed to sending Tennessee university students to share the love of Christ across the world. The student missions program, called Send TN missions, has sent over 1500 students around the world as student missionaries. Furthermore, students throughout Tennessee have raised more than $1 million dollars over the years to support their peers who have served as missionaries.

Send TN Missions mobilizes students from Tennessee Baptist churches and Baptist Collegiate Ministries (BCM).

2018 Missions Opportunities & Descriptions

2018 Dates:

February 4, 2018 – Application Deadline
February 16-17, 2018 – Interview Weekend
May 23-25, 2018 – Summer Missions Orientation
August 3-4, 2018 – Summer Missions Debriefing

Application Process:

Step One: Complete the pre-application and begin the process of becoming a Tennessee Summer Missionary!


Step Two:

After you have completed and submitted the pre-application, you may move on to Step Two: Position Application.

Please be careful to select the correct application link. Students applying for international positions outside of the 2018 Send TN Missions International Opportunities should select the IMB Application. If you are unsure if your desired opportunity is a Send TN opportunity, read the list here.



Step Three: Background Check

Prior to placement, the Tennessee Baptist Mission Board will conduct a background check.  You will receive an email from  Upon receipt of the email please proceed to the online background check form and complete this step in the Send TN Missions application process as soon as possible.

**If you are applying for an IMB Partnership position you can skip this step.**

Step Four: Wait Patiently

When all information has been completed, your application will be reviewed by the Collegiate Missions Selections Committee. Once reviewed and cleared, you will receive an e-mail invitation with details about attending the Missions Selection Weekend in the days following the application deadline which is February 4, 2018. The Weekend is held on February 16-17, 2018 in Nashville, TN.

There will be a mandatory orientation weekend for all appointed summer missionaries on May 23-25, 2018 at Linden Valley Conference Center. You will receive more information about this after being appointed as a summer missionary.

Contact Info:

BCM Missions
Tennessee Baptist Mission Board
P.O. Box 682789
Franklin, TN 37068

Fax: 615.371.2014