“ The Lord wants your hands to continue building the world of today. And he wants to build that world with you.. So today, my friends, Jesus is inviting you, calling you, to leave your mark on life, to leave a mark on history, your own and that of many others as well.”

Pope Francis’ address at the Prayer Vigil with the Young People, XXXI World Youth Day, Krakow 2016


Pope Francis wants YOU!


Are you interested in going deeper in your faith?

 Have you got the desire of serving others in mission and in everday life?
Is there something more you want from your life?
re you ready to follow Jesus´ call and leave a mark on history?
We may have what you are looking for:

The application process is still ongoing! Apply now for the 2018 – 2019 year by sending an email here

Practical information

  • Programme runs from September 1st- June 30th;
  • Age limit: 18-30;
  • The school is an integral ten-month experience, with a full-time community life;
  • Holidays: One week after Christmas and Easter;
  • ESM is an Italien language programme.
  • Italien lessons in September -> no previous knowledge of Italien language is necessary

Application Process

To apply, candidates should send:

  • A curriculum vitae (personal details, study, professional and pastoral experience, photograph)
  • A letter of motivation
  • A letter of recommendation from a local bishop or community leader. This is to be sent directly from the referee to the ESM.