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THE INFUSION OF A NEW PERSPECTIVE can uncover and clarify key priorities. The Leadership Fellows program gives nonprofit and public-sector organizations the opportunity to maximize their effectiveness by leveraging the experience, energy, and analytical skills of graduating MBAs for one year at a salary partially subsidized by Harvard Business School. Fellows apply their expertise to roles where they will produce immediate results and build long-term capacity in the organization. It's a short-term investment with far-reaching benefits for the crucial work being done by your organization and the sector at large.

More and more, outstanding nonprofit and public-sector organizations seek to increase their effectiveness by tapping into the skills of MBAs. The Leadership Fellows program gives nonprofit and public-sector organizations the opportunity to maximize their effectiveness by leveraging the experience, energy, and analytical skills of graduating MBAs for one year at a salary partially subsidized by Harvard Business School.

Fellows apply their expertise to roles where they will produce immediate results. For companies, it's a short-term investment with far-reaching benefits for the crucial work being done by your organization and the sector at large.

Launched in 2001, the Leadership Fellows program has placed 125 Fellows with 53 organizations, and has delivered on two important levels:

  • Providing social-sector organizations with access to analytic and strategic talent to deliver high-impact results
  • Encouraging emerging leaders to appreciate and understand the complexities of leading in the social sector