Student Timeline

The FOB Program runs on a calendar year cycle. Because of shifts in the 2020-21 Academic Calendar due to COVID-19, the FOB program timeline will be adjusted slightly. Exact dates and details are TBD, but a high-level outline of program activities for November 2020 – October 2021 is as follows:

November 12, 2020Virtual Information session (attendance strongly recommended). Check FuquaConnect for updates.
November 13 - 29, 2020Student application open.
December 7 - 10, 2020Interview and selection process.
January 6, 2021Matching decisions announced. Selected students may have required pre-reading or introductory calls with nonprofits scheduled.
January 27, 2021 Mandatory Program Launch event for all FOB participants. Check FuquaConnect for details.
February 2021 - May 2021Connect with your board mentor and nonprofit organization. Attend board and/or committee meetings and FOB training and coaching sessions.
May 2021 - August 2021No official FOB activities during summer internship; stay engaged long distance as relevant.
September 2021 - October 2021Attend board meetings, FOB training, finalize FOB project.