This is a
professional development opportunity for Third-Sector
decision-makers to support community
grantmaking and help build philanthropic capacity in their
participate in a month-long
seminar that includes lectures and intensive sessions with leading
visit community foundations
and other grantmaking organizations to learn about their day-to-day
meet prominent figures in
the philanthropy/foundation community.
join a network of close
to180 alumni from 59 countries.
link with national and
international networks of people, organizations and resources.
produce a position paper
reflecting new strategies.
Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society
Founded in September
1986, the Center's mission is to strengthen philanthropy and civil society
through education, research and leadership training. Located amid the
nation's largest concentration of foundations, corporate donors and local,
national and international nonprofit organizations, the Center serves as a
base for research and ongoing interchange among scholars and practitioners
in the field. The Center's activities are interdisciplinary, with an
emphasis on multicultural, women's and international philanthropy.
Within this framework, the Center offers seminars, conferences and
lectures; fellowships; and research projects and publications.
the 2013 International Fellows Programs was generously provided
by: the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, Associazione Italiana
Fondazioni ed Enti di Erogazione [ASSIFERO], Fondazione Provinciale della
Comunità Comasca, Inner North Community Foundation, The Via Foundation,
Sampradaan Indian Centre for Philanthropy and other institutional,
individual and anonymous donors. Special thanks for general program support
also goes to the Pine Tree Foundation of New York.
DEADLINE: Applications accepted through Monday
December 2, 2013 from
non-U.S. citizens. Applications from individuals residing and
working in the U.S. are accepted on an ongoing basis.
Interested and want to learn more?
Visit the Center's Senior
International Fellows program web page.