Mentors Needed for 2016-17 Academic Year!

What do you wish you’d known when you were just starting out in your career? Are you interested in sharing that hard-won knowledge with the next generation of professionals? Become a Meritus Mentor!

Each Meritus Mentor is paired with a Meritus Scholar to teach resume building and interview skills, as well as to increase awareness around career paths and professionalism.

This year, mentoring will run from September 2016-May 2017 and requires the following commitment:

  • 3-4 hours of communication with your Scholar each month (in person, by phone, or via email)
  • Completion, with Scholar, of Meritus Mentor Program curriculum (resume writing, cover letter edits, etc.)
  • 30 min check-in with Meritus Career Advisor each month (by phone)

To apply, please fill out a mentoring application.

Please contact Jasmine Minato, Meritus Career Advisor, at jasmine@meritus.org or 415.400.8644 with any questions.

Update (8/31/2016): We are especially in need of individuals in the following fields: healthcare, consulting, environmental science, law, and government!