Join Our Membership

Our Network

Membership in the BlackOak network is for Black students, professionals, and advocates looking to grow their careers in environmental spaces.

Whether you are just starting out your career or looking for a change of pace, you will want to take full advantage of our network and resources. In particular, our Budding Opportunities Job Board is unique in providing access to personal contacts for job openings at a wide array of organizations, non-profits, and businesses.

BlackOak is also an indispensable support network with year-round opportunities for community and growth.

Membership Registration

  • Select either our student or general membership below
  • Once you fill out the registration form, Sarah from BlackOak will send you a welcome email with information about the organization
  • Follow the Paypal link in the email to pay annual dues and successfully complete the membership registration process*

*Note, we are willing to work with who may have difficulty paying due to their economic situation, pandemic, or otherwise. Please send an individual note to sarah@blackoakcollective.org

Student Member

$29.99
Per Year

Benefits:

  • Unlimited access to events
  • Access to the membership database
  • Access to the mentorship program
  • Full access to the Budding Opportunities Job Board, including point of contact information
  • Committees and voting rights

    Must send picture of valid Student ID to sarah@blackoakcollective.org

General Member

Sliding Scale Per Year

Benefits:

  • Unlimited access to events
  • Access to the membership database
  • Access to the mentorship program
  • Full access to the Budding Opportunities Job Board, including point of contact information
  • Committees and voting rights

Sliding Scale

Ranges Based on Annual Salary, Details below

For individuals with a salary under $50,000, annual dues are $39.99

For individuals with a salary between $50-100k, annual dues are $79.99

For individuals with salaries over $100k, annual dues are $129.99