About the OFN Education Award
We're proud to offer eligible employees of OFN, and employees and board members of OFN member and ally organizations, a $2,500 Education Award to pursue a Master in Community Development degree from the University of New Hampshire’s Carsey School of Public Policy.
Applicable for the Master in Community Development Program Only.
Available to eligible employees & board members of OFN and OFN Member CDFIs
Months to complete the MCD degree
Monthlong community-based capstone project!
The Carsey School Advantage
Graduate prepared for a career with impact and the knowledge required for interdisciplinary problem-solving, insightful analysis, effective advocacy, compelling communications, and winning strategies that lead to impactful change and stronger communities.
- Our flexible programs fit into your life, offering Online, Hybrid, and Part-time learning options.
- Start Fall or Spring.
- Engage in hands-on learning and grow your network of dedicated public service professionals.
- Achieve your full potential, effect change, and advance your career.
“The Carsey School of Public Policy’s Master in Community Development program provides a high-quality opportunity for CDFI practitioners to build their skills through applied learning. We are grateful for our partnership with the Carsey School and the education award that Carsey is making available to OFN and OFN member staff and board.”
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or, Contact the Academic Team
Have questions or want to discuss which one of the Carsey School's programs is right for you? Schedule a time for us to talk:
Have questions about admissions, tuition costs, or financial aid?
Contact Sanjeev Sharma, Program Manager