A candidate for the Franciscan way of life is:
1. Between 21 and 35 years of age (Candidates outside the age range will be considered on a case by case basis)
2. A citizen of Malaysia, Singapore or Brunei (Permanent Residents will be considered on a case by case basis)
3. In good physical and mental health.
4. Open to learning about and living a Franciscan religious life in the 21st Century.
5. Committed to living the vows of obedience, chastity, and having nothing of your own.
6. Prayerful with a desire to mature in your spiritual life.
7. Seeking to live and serve in fraternal communities.