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CNM is committed to providing accessible opportunities for nonprofits across Middle Tennessee. Explore our scholarships for continuing education and networking opportunities below.

MatchGrant Scholarships

In partnership with

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With support from The Frist Foundation and The General Insurance, CNM is able to offer MatchGrant scholarships to provide financial assistance for CNM members to help reduce the costs of workshops. MatchGrant scholarships are structured to cover up to 75% of a workshop cost at a time for organizations with a budget under $2 million.

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Sam Howard Empowerment Fund

In partnership with

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Urban League of Middle Tennessee Logo

The Sam Howard Empowerment Fund exists to support emerging and established leaders of color in the nonprofit sector in Middle Tennessee with professional development opportunities. The fund is generously supported by Amazon and The Urban League of Middle Tennessee.

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Young Nonprofit Professional Scholarships

In partnership with

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CNM has partnered with The Dan and Margaret Maddox Fund to better prepare the next generation of community leaders. If you are a young professional working with/for a Maddox partner, please contact Joseph Gutierrez to explore the possibility of a $1,000 scholarship for CNM training services.

To learn more, contact Joseph Gutierrez at joseph@maddoxfund.org.

Interested in financial support for nonprofit consulting? Explore our Nonprofit Excellence Funds.