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How to Apply

Interested? Here’s How to Apply.

#1 Check Your Eligibility

Is your organization:

•  A registered 501(c)3?
•  Serving clients in Boston city neighborhoods or adjacent towns?
•  Focused on helping kids and young adults succeed in school and beyond?
•  Aligned with our Fall 2017 SVP Boston Investment Guidelines?

#2 Come to Our Information Session: August 9, 2017

Come meet SVP Boston Partners and staff members at our Information Session.

#3 Submit a Letter of Interest: Deadline September 5, 2017

Read our FAQs and download our Fall 2017 SVP Boston Investment Guidelines.

Download the Fall 2017 LOI Template

#4 Submit a Full Proposal: Deadline October 18, 2017

You may be one of several organizations asked to submit a full proposal and references.

#5 Host a Site Visit: Early November 2017

If you are invited to submit a full proposal, members of SVP’s Investment Committee will visit your organization. This allows us to see your work in action, get to know your staff and board, and to ask questions we might have. It also gives you a chance to ask questions of SVP. Additionally, after the site visit, your Executive Director will have a one-on-one meeting with one of our SVP Partners skilled in leadership development and assessment.

#6 Receive Investment Grant and Share Your Story with Our Partners: December 2017

Decisions will be announced in mid-December.