We are excited that you are considering applying to join the upcoming Apprenticeship Program ("AP XXI") of the Guild for Spiritual Guidance. The application steps are described on this page and we look forward to answering any remaining questions you may have. Scroll down to see the scheduled dates for AP XXI gatherings.
One-page resumé reflecting your work, volunteer, and life experience.
Personal Essay: Share why you are applying to the Apprenticeship Program of the Guild. What do you hope to receive from the program and what gifts will you bring to the program? (maximum length: 2 pages)
References: Name, address, and telephone number of two persons who know you well. These references with be contacted following the application interview.
FINANCIAL AGREEMENT AND FEES
Upon acceptance into the Apprenticeship Program, the applicant will send a deposit of $800.00 to secure his/her place. This deposit is to be paid in full upon acceptance into the program, unless other arrangements are made with the Guild Treasurer. This non-refundable deposit will be held in escrow until June, 2021 and will then be applied to the Apprentice’s tuition for the last two months of the Program—July and August, 2021.
Each Apprentice will choose, from the following options, his/her preferred tuition payment plan for the balance due:
Payment can be made:
c/o Stephen J. Allen, Guild Treasurer
3 North Cross Road
Staatsburg, New York 12580-5301
All Apprentice payments must be current as of the 1st of September & March of each Program year.
PLEASE DOWNLOAD AND SIGN the form on this page
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Dates for the AP XXI Program that begins on September 27, 2019
As described on the Apprenticeship Program (AP) page, the two year course includes twenty gatherings. Five of these are at Wisdom House and the remaining fifteen are conducted using online video conferencing technology.
Dates are listed below.
September 27-29, 2019 Opening Weekend (Fri.-Sun – 2 nights) WH
October 19, 2019 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
November 16, 2019 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
December 14, 2019 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
JANUARY & FEBRUARY 2020 – NO MEETINGS
March 13-14, 2020 Mid-Year 1 (Fri.-Sat. – 1 night) WH
April 4, 2020 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
May 2, 2020 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
June 13, 2020 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
July 18, 2020 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
August 28-30, 2020 End Year 1/Start Year 2 (Fri.-Sun.–2 nights) WH
September 12, 2020 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
October 17, 2020 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
November 7, 2020 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
December 12, 2020 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
JANUARY & FEBRURARY 2021 – NO MEETINGS
March 12-13, 2021 Mid-Year 2 (Fri.-Sat. – 1 night) WH
April 10, 2021 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
May 15, 2021 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
June 12, 2021 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
July 17, 2021 Saturday ONLY – Zoom
August 27-29, 2021 Graduation (Fri.-Sun. – 2 nights) WH