Form an Affiliate or Chapter

SIX STEPS

Step 1: 
Submit an official letter of interest
Step 2: 
Create by-laws and constitution
Step 3: 
Recruit members and submit information
Step 4:
First presentation to board of directors
Step 5: 
Second presentation and board decision
Step 6: 
Send membership dues and final items

WHY ICSB?

The International Council for Small Business (ICSB) is a non-profit, affiliate-based organization whose mission is to advance the understanding of entrepreneurship and small business issues. Through its member affiliates, ICSB facilitates the creation and dissemination of new knowledge through research, education, policy and practice, and the open exchange of ideas between professions and across national and cultural boundaries.

AFFILIATE FORMATION

In any developed or developing country or group of countries where there are at least fifty (50) members of ICSB, the members may petition for the granting of Affiliate status. Such petitions shall be reviewed by the Board and such Affiliate status shall be granted upon the approval of a majority of the Board. Every member in good standing of an Affiliate shall be considered a member in good standing of ICSB with full privileges and benefits. Every member of an Affiliate shall be dues paying members of the ICSB.

PLEASE FILL OUT THE APPLICATINO FORM BELOW TO BEGIN THE PROCESS.

FORM AN AFFILIATE IN A

DEVELOPED COUNTRY

FORM AN AFFILIATE IN A

DEVELOPING COUNTRY

CHAPTER FORMATION

Any national or multinational group related on a geographical basis may petition to form a Chapter if fifteen or more voting members of ICSB reside within a geographical area. The petition shall contain the name of the chairperson for the group and at least two assistant chairpersons. Such petitions shall be reviewed by the Board and such Chapter Status shall be granted upon the approval of a majority of the Board.

PLEASE FILL OUT THE APPLICATINO FORM BELOW TO BEGIN THE PROCESS.

FORM A CHAPTER IN A

DEVELOPED COUNTRY

FORM A CHAPTER IN A

DEVELOPING COUNTRY

THANKS!

Thank you for your interest in joining the ICSB community! Once we receive and process your application, we will contact you regarding the next stage of the application process – initial contract negotiations and in-person or virtual meeting 

GWU School of Business
2201 G. Street, NW Funger Hall Suite 315 Washington, DC 20052 USA
Phone: +1 202 994-0704 Fax: +1 202 994-4930