CFI will offer Fellowships to selected recent MTS graduates who are pursuing innovative ministries in under-paid or unpaid settings.  These CFI Fellows will receive practical and advisory support from Memphis Seminary, as well as a modest stipend.  CFI Fellows will offer interactive presentations on their ministries at MTS’s Scholars Week held annually in the Fall as well as to agencies and congregations.  These presentations also will be accessible on CFI’s website. 

CFI has begun accepting applications for the first round of Fellowships , and will accept applications until the close of business on August 3rd. To apply, please click the link below, download the application and overview, complete the application, and email it to Martha Park at OR mail it to:

Memphis Theological Seminary 

c/o Martha Park

168 E Parkway S
Memphis, TN 38104

If you have trouble accessing the application, email us at and we will send you a digital copy.

Fellowship Program Application – 2019 doc

Overview of CFI Fellowship