Scholarships

SVCN's Membership Scholarship Program

Our Commitment

SVCN is committed to making the benefits of membership in our organization accessible to under-resourced nonprofits in Silicon Valley. SVCN's membership scholarship is available thanks to our donors and a generous matching donation from the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. 

If your organization is awarded a scholarship, it will receive a full or partial waiver of membership fees for one year.

Eligibility

1/ 501 (c)(3) organization (or emerging organization) located in or serving Santa Clara or San Mateo Counties
2/ Budget is under $1,000,000
3/ Documented need for scholarship
4/ Membership will increase the organization's positive impact on the community
5/ By accepting the scholarship, applicants agree to complete a follow up evaluation sharing with SVCN how the membership assisted the increasing the community impact of their organization.
6/ All fields are required.

 

SVCN retains the right to determine the applicant's need based solely on this application.

SVCN's Training Scholarship Program

Our Commitment

SVCN is committed to making our nonprofit training program accessible to nonprofit employees who have been underrepresented in nonprofit leadership and management roles. As a result, SVCN has established a training scholarship program open to under-resourced nonprofits in Silicon Valley. SVCN's scholarship is available thanks to our donors and a generous matching donation from the Silicon Valley Community Foundation.

 

If you are awarded a scholarship, you will receive a discount on fees for a workshop, summit, or other event (but no more than 4 in a year). Scholarships range from 10% to 75% of the workshop fee. 

Eligibility

1/ Organization located in or serving Santa Clara or San Mateo Counties
2/ Individual affiliated with a 501(c)(3) organization (or emerging nonprofit)
3/ Training will advance or develop the person's or organization's skills
4/ Documented need for scholarship 
5/ By accepting the scholarship, applicants agree to complete a follow up evaluation sharing with SVCN how the training assisted the growth and development of them and/or their organization.
6/ All fields are required.

 

SVCN retains the right to determine the applicant's need based solely on this application and will notify you as soon as possible before the training date.

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Learning + Member Engagement Manager

The Learning + Member Engagement Manager’s role is to provide nonprofits and nonprofit staff with the critical resources they need to maintain healthy organizations that are working effectively to build thriving and equitable communities. The position reports to the CEO. This is a great opportunity to maximize and strengthen the internal capacity of a small but well-respected, high-impact organization. As a leadership position in a small organization, the position will include both high level planning and hands-on implementation. The position currently supervises a fellow and an undergraduate intern.

 

This is a full-time, exempt position. Due to the current pandemic, this position will work remotely through at least the end of this calendar year.

 

Candidates who are qualified for all aspects of the position will be hired in the $65K-$70K/year range. Posted 9/4/2020.

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Operations + Finance Manager

The Operations + Finance Manager will be responsible for the organization’s accounting, budgeting, contract/grant oversight and reporting, business planning, facilities management, human resources compliance, technology, data, vendor interface, and Board support. The position reports to and supports the CEO. This is a great opportunity to maximize and strengthen the internal capacity of a small but well-respected, high-impact organization. As a leadership position in a small organization, the position will include both high level planning and hands-on implementation.

 

This is a full-time, exempt position. Due to the current pandemic, this position will work remotely through at least the end of this calendar year.

 

Candidates who are qualified for all aspects of the position will be hired in the $70K-$80K/year range.

Learn more.