Bright Futures: Alumni-Student Mentoring Program 2016
The Bright Futures SCU Alumni-Student Mentoring Program will assist students to gain valuable skills and real-world expertise. The program gives students the opportunity to make personal industry contacts and be mentored by a professional in their desired field/industry.
The Alumni-Student mentoring program aims to:
- Improve student employability and develop skills and expertise through mentoring.
- Develop relationships between students and alumni, possibly leading to future employment.
- Involve alumni back in the life of the university in a meaningful way.
- Provide alumni with a potential source of high-quality employees.
Mentor applications, eligibility and time commitment
Mentors are invited to apply to become mentors in this program and will be allocated to a Mentee, subject to suitability. Mentors commit to a minimum of 3 scheduled contacts with their Mentee (via Phone, Skype or in person).
|19 February 2017||Mentor applications close|
|19 March 2017||Mentee applications close|
|21 March||Matched Mentors and Mentees notified|
|21 March - 2 April||Mentees contact Mentors to arrange first meeting (phone, Skype or face to face)|
|April||Complete first Mentor and Mentee meeting|
|May||Complete second Mentor and Mentee meeting|
|June||Complete final Mentor and Mentee meeting|
|30 June||Bright Futures program concludes|
|July||Return Bright Futures evaluation and feedback to program coordinator|
Mentee applications will be open from 3 February to 19 February 2017.
If you have any further enquiries, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.