Applications for the Henri Termeer Fellows class of 2023 are being accepted until February of 2023. The Fellowship program seeks first-time Founders, Presidents, CEOs or Heads of life science organizations who value being part of community that provides both mentoring and peer-to-peer support. Applications are reviewed by The Termeer Foundation Advisory Board and a rotating group of Mentor volunteers. Notifications will be sent out in April of 2023.


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Termeer Fellows Program Frequently Asked Questions

Who is eligible for the Termeer Fellows Program?
A first time CEO of an early-stage or non-profit biotech/life science organization

Who is eligible for the Transatlantic Connections Award?
CEO of a biotech/life science organization, leading programs that have the potential to strengthen transatlantic relations between Massachusetts and the Netherlands through expected or ongoing global expansion

What does the application process include?
The application includes questions about the applicant, their company, as well as a 1-minute video submission. The Termeer Foundation will contact 2023 applicants in February, if they have been selected as a finalist. Finalists will then be asked to participate in a 30-minute zoom interview with members of the Selection Committee between mid-February and early March. Applicants will be notified of decisions in March and awardees will be announced early April.

What does the Fellows program consist of?
Key program activities include:
• Mentorship
• Network building
• Professional and leadership development

What is included in the Termeer Fellowship?
Termeer Fellows receive membership in the Termeer network, an ever-expanding group of merging and established healthcare innovators. The network includes participants in key programs as well as mentors, board members, advisors and many partners across industry and academia. The Termeer Foundation organizes and facilitates a variety of forums through which members of the network can connect and share, including events, presentations, peer-to-peer sharing, 1:1 mentoring and virtual/online forums. Key activities of the Fellows program include mentorship, network building and professional development.

What are the specific activities of the Termeer Fellowship?
Activities of the Fellows program include:
  • Orientation (May 2023)
  • Annual Celebration Dinner (June 8, 2023)
  • Fellows Sessions- full day (September 2023 and May 2024)
  • Mentor introductions
  • Mentor led presentations
  • Professional and leadership development
  • Networking events
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