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Yale SOM Outreach Nonprofit Consulting Call for Applications

Outreach Nonprofit Consulting (ONC), a student organization at Yale School of Management (SOM), provides pro bono consulting services to nonprofit organizations in the New Haven area. For 20 years, ONC has brought together nonprofit leaders and Yale MBA students to achieve a positive impact in the New Haven community.

 

ONC is currently accepting applications from nonprofit organizations that wish to solve an important organizational challenge in one of these key areas: Financial Planning, Human Resources, Marketing/PR, Operations, Design & Innovation, and Strategy.

 

Selected organizations will typically work with a team of Yale SOM student consultants from January–May 2016.

 

To qualify, an organization must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a clearly defined project with goals related to the client organization’s mission and a tangible deliverable
  • Feasible project scope and timeline
  • Strong potential to make a significant impact on the client organization
  • Enthusiasm for the project within the client organization
  • Commitment to assist Yale ONC leaders and teams during a semester-long project

 

Important Application Dates

Sat, Aug 22:  Application due date

Fri, Sept 5:  Finalists notified about their selection status

Fri, Aug 22-Fri, Sept 5:  Finalists meet with SOM Outreach Coordinator to further define their projects and discuss desired outcomes

Wed, Oct 8:

Finalists present their project at mandatory “Meet-the-Clients” evening session with student consultants

 

Apply here. Applications are due Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 11:59pm.  

Please craft your proposal carefully to communicate a well-defined project that will address a pre-existing need for your organization.

Learn more about ONC at its website.

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