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Register To Become a Member of BLN

Join us during the Fall 2021 Membership Drive!

New members are always welcome!  We are excited about the UH faculty, staff, and now students who are interested in joining the BLN.  We welcome you from all of the University of Houston System campuses including UH, UH-Clear Lake, UH-Downtown, and UH-Victoria campuses.

Membership Terms: 1 Fiscal Year: September 1, 2021 - August 31, 2022

 

How to become of member of the Black Leadership Network:

Membership is available to UHS employees, Current students, Alumni, and Retirees.

 
The Black Leadership Network Membership Fee 

  • Faculty/Staff: $40 New | $30 Renew
  • Student: $20 New | $15 Renew 

 Employee Membership Benefits

  • Receive New Employee Membership Packet – includes a BLN T-shirt 
  • Employee Committee Participation
  • UH System Network of Professional Relationships 
  • Networking Accessibility to Faculty, Staff, and Administrators
  • Professional Development Opportunity 
  • Career Development Opportunity 
  • Participation in BLN Events

 

Voting Faculty/Staff Member Eligibility

Members who register and pay dues by November 30, 2021 are eligible to participate and vote in FY21 elections and the annual meeting.

 

Non-Voting Member Eligibility

Members who register and pay dues after November 30, 2021 are not eligible to participate and vote in the FY21 elections and the annual meeting. Students are also not eligible to vote.

 

Students can now join BLN!   

  • New Student Membership Dues - $20
  • Renewal Membership dues - $15

New Student Membership Benefits:

  • Receive a new student membership packet – includes a BLN T-shirt 
  • Student Group Participation
  • Student Ambassador Opportunity 
  • Networking and access to faculty, staff, and administrators
  • Professional Development Opportunity 
  • Scholarship Award Opportunity 
  • Career Development Opportunity 
  • Participation in BLN events

 

Employee Membership Committee Chair: Dr. Janice Newsum

Please contact us at bln@uh.edu for more details regarding the member registration process.