The network values & appreciates contributions of a range of people to shared goals of inclusion

  • Friends of the Network are non-voting participants in the network.
  • Friends are CBSN employees or volunteers whose work helps to organize or deliver the network’s programs. ​
  • Friends are not members, either because they do not identify as Black, or because they are not engaged in STEMM.
  • Friends may be appointed by the steering committee​ following an expression of interest. 
  • Appointment of a Friend is completely at the discretion of the steering committee.
  • At the time of appointment, a role and defined term will be determined that aligns with the needs of the network and the interest of the candidate.
  • A term may be extended by mutual agreement.

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* 1. Please provide your contact information (*starred items are required):

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* 2. Briefly describe the type of support you can offer as a friend of the network (You you may wish to review the work outlined for the standing committees for information on the network's programs).