Bonner Application

Thank you for your interest in applying to the 2024 Bonner Application. To learn more about the Bonner Program at CNU, please go to

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Application Questions - Bonner Scholars are committed to working for social justice and developing long-term, community-based relationships that are based on mutual respect, compassion, and a commitment to development for all. Accordingly, CNU Bonner Scholars are not just "volunteers" who "do a lot of service." Rather, they become good at building healthy relationships and are deeply involved and educated in a specific issue area, contributing significantly to our local community over the course of four years.

Reference for Applicant - Please provide us with a reference (former employer, teacher, school counselor, or volunteer supervisor) who is familiar with your character and work habits. Include their position, phone number and e-mail address.
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Applicant's Resume

Thank you for your interest in the Bonner Program! The Bonner Selection Committee will notify you via email within a few weeks if you are selected to move forward in the application process. In the meantime, if you have any questions please contact either Vanessa Buehlman (, Director, Center for Community Engagement and Bonner Program or Jessie Deal (, Assistant Director, Center for Community Engagement and Bonner Program.