Student Insider


Nonprofit Management and Leadership Credentials

As the community needs served by nonprofit organizations become more complex, it is critical now more than ever that social-impact leaders have the leadership skills needed to effectively carry forth their organizations’ missions. There has been much debate on what constitutes effective nonprofit leadership development and training. Is it better to focus on more vocational […]

Read more →

Apply Today For The Career Development Award!

The Career Development Award is designed to eliminate the barrier of an unpaid internship by providing $2,000 internship stipends for students completing their Certified Nonprofit Professional (CNP) credential. To be eligible, you must be a junior, senior, post-baccalaureate, or graduate student. This award also fosters partnerships with internship sites, building stronger relationships with our national […]

Read more →

NextGen Nexus: The New Face of Philanthropy, Courtesy of Young America

Young Americans work to fix societal problems as they define them, without waiting for anyone else’s approval or participation. In fact, nonprofits struggle to fit them and their new methods into traditional categories. Are these young people donors, volunteers, or both? Or do nonprofits perceive them as not yet worthy of attention because of their […]

Read more →

Nonprofit Leadership Alliance to co-host the Career Fair & Expo at the 2019 Fair Trade Campaigns National Conference

The Career Fair & Expo will provide opportunities for students and young professionals to connect with and learn from a wide range of brands, businesses, and nonprofit organizations working in sustainability and social justice. Read more. 

Read more →

Hear what Independent Sector had to say about AMI 2019

Two Independent Sector ambassadors attended AMI 2019 in Orlando, and here’s what they had to say about their experience.  IS on the Road: Emerging Leaders Envision the Future Together

Read more →

$2,500 Scholarship Opportunity From Apartment Guide

Apartment Guide is currently granting two $2,500 scholarships to help with the cost of tuition, books, and/or rent for college students.

Read more →

2019 Alliance Management Institute Ideas Forum

The 2019 Ideas Forum at the Alliance Management Institute (AMI) allows students to showcase what they are learning on campus with students and faculty from around the country.

Read more →

Reach Your Full Potential as a Fundraising Leader

What: Leadership Academy Where: Toronto, Canada When: October 12-13, 2018 Cost: $179 – special pricing for CNP students! Join the Association of Fundraising Professionals for a two-day conference of immersive leadership development and top-flight networking at the Hilton Toronto. Students from a Nonprofit Leadership Alliance campus can take advantage of the special registration price of  […]

Read more →

New Course on Effective Staff Supervision

New Course: Effective Supervision You performed…you got promoted. Fantastic! Except… As you enjoy the view from your new height of responsibility, answer this question: what’s the one thing most likely to bring you right back down to earth? As any veteran manager will tell you, it’s the new challenge of engaging and leading a team […]

Read more →

Alliance Career Development Awards Program Now Taking Applications

The Nonprofit Leadership Alliance recognizes the importance of an effective internship for gaining invaluable hands-on learning, providing career exploration opportunities, and improving job prospects after graduation – as well as supporting the important work of the nonprofit organization internship site. However, many nonprofit organizations are unable to pay interns. To encourage every student to complete […]

Read more →