Harvard senior Josh Bolian has been selected Volunteer of the Year out of 550 candidates by the National Student Partnerships (NSP). The nation’s only year-round, student-led service organization, NSP works one-on-one with low-income community members by providing intensive on-site and referral services.

Serving as an NSP volunteer during all four years of his college career at Harvard, Bolian has been a leader in office initiatives aimed at bridging the gap between the campus and Cambridge community. From designing a computer training class to creating a comprehensive employment guide for clients, his work has helped in streamlining volunteer training and office management. During the summer of 2005, Bolian served as the summer director of the Cambridge office.