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Stockton Scholars Mentor Now!

The Stockton Scholars Mentor Program is currently accepting student applicants for the 2020-21 academic year!
Our program uses a high-touch, intergenerational mentorship model that connects first-time and continuing scholarship recipients with local professionals in our community. Current mentors include professionals from various fields like education, business, STEM, government and non-profit sectors. Mentors assist our students with things like personal branding, professional development, academic/career coaching, goal-setting and other key areas that help our students persist in higher education.

STUDENT BENEFITS:
• Network with new people, potential employers/internships
• Connect with caring, professional adults from Stockton
• Increase your likelihood to complete higher education
• Get advice on transitioning into young adulthood
• Improve your communication & personal skills
• Develop leadership & management qualities
• Increase your confidence & motivation
• Virtual Mentorship Available!!!

ADULT PROFESSIONAL BENEFITS:

• Prepare youth for their career interests & passions
• Assist students with making it to the graduation finish line
• Help guide students through academics & their field of study
• Give advice & support to help youth persist in higher education
• Potential opportunities to connect with students from your alma mater


HOW YOU PARTICIPATE (FOR STUDENTS):
• Sign up for the mentor program at https://bit.ly/ssmentee2020
• Fill out a matching survey that helps us find your ideal mentor
• Fill out a student-mentor agreement & program waiver
• Get matched with a professional & schedule your first meeting
• Meet 2x a month to check-in, get support, and grow as a student

HOW YOU PARTICIPATE (FOR PROFESSIONALS):
• Sign up for the mentor program at https://bit.ly/ssmentor2020
• Fill out a matching survey that helps us find your ideal mentee
• Fill out a student-mentor agreement & program waiver
• Get matched with a student & schedule your first meeting
• Meet 2x a month to check-in, give guidance, and offer support

DEADLINE TO SIGN UP: The deadline to submit an interest form for the SS mentorship program is on October 23rd, 2020.

To hear our program participant testimonials, please watch the highlight video below: