NextGen Program

The membership window is open annually from January 1 to April 30.  APPLY TODAY!   Membership for 2024 is now closed.  Check back in January, 2025. 

The Impact100 NWF NextGen Program seeks to give the next generation of women, particularly those who may not have the financial resources, an opportunity to become Impact100 NWF members and engage with the community while learning the lessons of philanthropy. The program aims to empower these women to be ambassadors for a generation that is dedicated to giving and serving in Okaloosa and Walton counties.

NextGen members will:

  • Receive a scholarship of $500 to be used for one year of membership to help pay the $1000 membership donation

  • Enjoy full membership privileges during the one-year scholarship period including the opportunity to participate in the grant-making process and to cast a vote for the grant recipients

  • Be exposed to and learn about the work being done by the nonprofit organizations in Walton and Okaloosa counties

  • Have the chance to be mentored by a group of women committed to philanthropy and community service

NextGen applicants should:

  • Not be a current member of Impact100

  • Be women 18 through 39 years of age who are looking to further their philanthropic and community involvement

  • Live or work in Okaloosa or Walton County and have a commitment to making a positive impact within the community

  • Be available to attend Impact100 NWF meetings and events and join a standing committee or participate as a grant review committee member

  • Be able to pay $500 in membership donation for the one-year of membership

  • Commit to a one-year period of membership in Impact100 NWF

Applications for 2024 are available.  For more information, please email