The Cleveland Northeast Ohio Chapter of the National Black MBA Association is firmly committed to providing a comprehensive range of professional development programs geared to meet the needs of our members and the community. Below are some of the programs that the Chapter provides.
LEADERSHIP BREAKFAST SERIES
In the Leadership Breakfast Series a CEO or other senior level executives from various companies and organizations serve as guest speakers addressing different topics relating to leadership development. The series is geared towards mid to senior level members.
The purpose of the Series is to connect both aspiring and established entrepreneurs with access to opportunities, capital and resources. Topics of discussion include entrepreneurial services, basic business planning, business & taxes, and establishing and protecting credit.
LEADERS OF TOMORROW PROGRAM
The Leaders of Tomorrow® program is designed to expand the pool of future minority students who enter college through: Mentoring and Coaching, College Preparation Workshops, and Scholarship Opportunities. The program exposes minority youth to African American business professionals and assists in identifying positive career and education options. Targeted students include any high school youth who has demonstrated leadership potential.
Both the local Chapter and our National Organization offers graduate and undergraduate scholarship annually. Our scholarship program awards scholarships to outstanding qualifying minority students pursuing graduate management/business degrees, while demonstrating strong leadership abilities, and a commitment to their communities.
The Cleveland Northeast Ohio Chapter goal is to provide graduate scholarships annually.
Graduate Scholarship Application - Deadline: December 17, 2016 (Postmark Date)
The purpose of the Employment Series is to aid our members with the tools needed to either advance or restart their professional career. Our goal is to provide our members with the skills needed to effectively obtain their career goals while providing our Corporate Partners with the “top tier” MBA candidates they seek within our organization.