Are you interested in becoming the 2022 Appalachian Trail Chaplain? The application below can be used to apply for either the thru-hiker position or the circuit hiker. Read the job descriptions for details.
To apply, download and complete the application form below. All applications must be received by July 31, 2021.
- The Application PDF will load in a new browser window. Click the download icon on the Application to save it to your device.
- The Disclosure Form & Job Description will download to your computer’s default downloads folder.
Download the Disclosure Form
Download the Application
Download the Job Description for the Thru-Hiker
Download the Job Description for the Circuit Hiker
Once completed, please mail application documents to:
Appalachian Trail Chaplain Ministry
c/o First United Methodist Church
804 Montvale Station Road
Maryville, TN 37803
(Please note the address on the application is outdated and packets should be mailed to the above address.)
Important: Please make a note on completed application form to indicate if you are applying for the thru-hiker or the circuit hiker position.
Reminder: Deadline for the 2022 AT Chaplain application is July 31, 2020.