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“They’re our future, so I think for us that’s the mission of this university, to educate student to be informed citizens, thoughtful stewards, critical thinkers, and responsible leaders. It starts with Augsburg Youth Theology Institute.” -President Paul Pribbenow


Children, Youth, and Family Ministers! Pastors! Parents! We need you! We need influencers, mentors, and leaders to tell young people about the Augsburg Youth Theology Institute!  Who do you know that would benefit from this experience? Send us your young people – invite them to apply! Please consider telling them about next year’s Institute!


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We invite you to consider making a donation to the Augsburg Youth Theology Institute. Currently, the Augsburg Youth Theology Institute is generously supported by a grant from the Lilly Endowment Inc. Support from donors and partners is needed to sustain this program long term.

Directions: Please complete this secure form on the Institutional Advancement website. Please choose the Bernard Christensen Center for Vocation in the drop down menu and write Augsburg Youth Theology Institute (AYTI) in the designation box. Thank you in advance for your gift.


Each November, Augsburg University participates in the annual Give To The Max Day campaign. The Institute is proud to partner of Give To The Max and we are grateful for the annual giving that supports the sustainability of the institute. Will you support this campaign and give to support the youth theology institute?


So many young people’s lives have been impacted by their time at the Institute. We hope you continue telling your story. Feel free to share is widely on social media channels. We’d also love to feature your story on our blog and social media channels, please send it our way at


Learn more about the Augsburg Youth Theology Institute and why your financial support is so important.