How to Apply to GML

Student Pathway

Steps to Apply to the Global Mission Leadership Initiative (GML):

  1. Apply to Baylor School of Social Work. You are applying as a 2-year MSW student. If you have questions about your MSW application call (001) 254-710-7853 or email You must fully complete your MSW application and your GML application by November 15th.

  2. Apply for Global Mission Leadership. The following pieces of the application portfolio are available to you online. The deadline for all applications is November 15. The GML application portfolio includes the following items:

    Please contact if you are unable to download any of the above documents.

    The deadline for all applications is November 15.

  3. Apply for Financial Aid. The GML scholarship award varies each year due to available funding and is based on merit and financial need. GML applicants should consider options for funding the educational and living expenditures related to their MSW education through sponsorship, outside scholarship, or personal resources. Students who are accepted into GML may or may not receive a GML Scholarship award. Please visit Baylor Financial Aid for more information.