What program would you like to apply for?
Associates (early career)
Western MA/Northern CT Fellows (mid-career)
Next Generation Executive
Which Fellows program would you like to apply for?
Standard Fellows Program
BioDiversity Fellows Program
Who decided the level of the program that you are applying for?
Human Resources Manager
Manager or Supervisor
Other (please indicate)
Please select the option that best describes what you are applying:
I am an individual interested in joining a board.
I am/We are an organization interested in participating in the BoardLink program.
Familiar first name for a badge (if different)
Are you an alum or current participant of a program with The Partnership, Inc.?
Contact Information - Company/Organization/Institution
Work Email Address
Contact Information - Home Address
Personal Email Address
Contact Information - Preferences
How many years of professional work experience do you have?
Do you have community involvement experience?
Please select all that apply.
Board experience (not for profit)
Board experience (for profit)
Other (please specify)
Please provide details about your community involvement experience.
In what areas do you have community involvement experience?
Early childhood education
Other (please specify)
Please list each of the institutions where you have received a degree or have taken courses towards receiving a degree.
Please provide your organization's mission statement.
Please specify your organization's sector.
Please describe the area of expertise.
Please provide a description of board member responsibilities.
What is the expected personal financial contribution of board members? Are there exceptions?
Are there fundraising expectations of board members?
Please explain the fundraising expectations of board members.
Please provide any additional information.
What are your general responsibilities at your current position?
What is your previous board experience within not for profit organizations? Please list the name(s) of the organizations and your involvement.
What is your previous board experience within for-profit companies? Please list the name(s) of the companies and your involvement.
What is your geographic preference?
Are you willing to provide a personal financial contribution to a board?
$1,000 or less
$2,500 or less
$5,000 or less
Greater than $5,000
No, I am not willing to provide a personal financial contribution.
All of the questions in this section are optional and are not required in order to apply to any of the Partnership, Inc. programs. Any answers provided will be used for informational purposes only.
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We ask nonprofit organizations to provide a $500 contribution to The Partnership’s Public Service Fellowship Fund for BoardLink referral services, should a board placement be made as a result. This Fund, housed at The Boston Foundation, provides fellowships that enable nonprofit leaders to participate in The Partnership’s programs.
Once you submit your application, we will invoice your company/organization/institution. If you would like to pay now by credit card, please select the option below.
Would you like to be invoiced or pay now with a card?
Pay later with an invoice
Pay now by card
Please indicate the person to be invoiced below. An invoice will be sent electronically.
Upon acceptance to the program, The Partnership, Inc. will issue an invoice for the full program fee. Payment of the program fee is due from the participant’s sponsoring company or a third party approved by The Partnership, Inc. in U.S. dollars within 30 days of the invoice date. Cancellations must be submitted in writing 30 or more days prior to the start of the program to receive a full refund of the program fee. Due to program demand and the volume of pre-program preparation, (i) cancellations received within 15-30 days prior to the start of the program will receive a credit equal to 50% of the program fee to be used toward the next year’s program (the remaining 50% of the program fee will be forfeited) and (ii) cancellations received less than 15 days prior to or anytime after the start of the program will be subject to forfeiture of 100% of the program fee.
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I certify that all the information and accompanying material provided in connection with this application are authentic and accurate.