How to Apply: Nonprofits 

The Do Good: Design program selects up to 5 nonprofits to work with each year. Applications are due March 1, 2017 for projects completed on or before March 2018. Nonprofits should apply early for best consideration. Our advisory council, composed of professionals in the nonprofit, social change, design, and educational sectors assist us in selecting nonprofits. Selected nonprofits can expect to be branded within one calendar year. To apply, organizations must complete the application and have our requirements in place. For a complete list of requirements, download the application.



501(c)(3) tax-exempt status

A yearly operational budget of $400,000 or less

Demonstrated commitment to those they serve

An established name

A substantiated design need

An Executive Director or high level decision maker assigned to the project


Ready to dive in? Get details on how to apply by downloading our application guide.


How to Apply: Interns 

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Create a single, multiple-page PDF of a cover letter about your design experience and why you are interested in Do Good Design, your resume, and a list of 2 references. Please include a link to your portfolio.