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Are you eager to grow as a leader, but unsure whether you have the right
preparation and network to get you there? Is there something stopping you
from making the change you want to see in your organization, or in the

If these are familiar questions to you or someone you know, we have good
news. Independent Sector is now accepting nominations for the 2018 American
Express NGen Fellows program
Now in its ninth year, the program has served more than 100 exceptional
leaders, age 40 and under, with the tools and networking opportunities they
needed to grow personally and professionally.

But you don’t have to take our word for it. Here’s what some previous
fellows have said about their experience:

*“I am a better, stronger, more self-aware leader with a more competent and
comprehensive grasp of capacity building, cross-sector collaboration, and
adaptive leadership.” “[The NGen Fellows program] was instrumental in me
obtaining my new role. The board of trustees were impressed that I was
selected, talked to me a great deal about my experiences and believed that
the networking and leadership work I conducted as a fellow would be an
asset to my new organization.”*

Nominating yourself or somebody you know only takes a few seconds. We’ll
follow up with nominees via email with information about the program
application process. The deadline for nominations and applications is *11:59
PM PT on Monday, March 5, 2018*.

If you have questions or concerns, send us an email at