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Call for NGBI participants!

USF’s Gellert Family Business Center, in partnership with InnerWill Leadership Institute, Loyola Marymount University, and Seattle University, is inviting participation in its second NextGen Business Institute (NGBI) cohort. The NGBI is designed for emerging family business leaders, ages 25–45, looking to successfully transition into leadership. This 9-month program is comprised of three, in-person immersive retreats held in Los Angeles, Seattle and San Francisco, complemented with six, virtual expert-led sessions.

Thanks to our
program sponsor
First Bank!

NGBI Program Content

Focus on the Individual

Focus on the Family

Focus on the Business

NGBI Program Benefits

NGBI Program Outcomes

NGBI Program timeline

The 9 month program begins
March 2023
Currently Accepting Applications?
Accepting early applications for NGBI cohort 2023
March 2023 - November 2023

NGBI Program Tuition

NGBI Program tuition is arranged on a sliding scale, based upon your company’s annual gross receipts. Needs-based financial assistance is available to ensure the inclusion of participants from smaller family-owned firms. After you submit your application, we will arrange a phone interview to discuss tuition and payment arrangements.

Apply today

Application Requirements

We are currently accepting applications

Application deadline has been extended to February 8, 2023.  After your application has been submitted, someone from the NGBI will be in touch with you via email within 48 hours to schedule a phone interview.

We give special thanks to First Bank, WISE, The Carl Gellert & Celia Berta Gellert Foundation, and InnerWill.


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