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As a Mentor

About

We hope to find graduate-level scientists, engineers, and STEM professionals from diverse backgrounds who want to help students reach their full potential.

 

Mentorship takes time and effort. Mentors are expected to meet with their mentee/s at least once a month over at least 6 months. Monthly guidelines and material from the GradMAP team will be provided.

By becoming a mentor, you will be joining a vibrant community of Filipinos around the world who are committed to helping others.

Eligibility

  • Filipino

  • You are enrolled in or have finished a STEM-related graduate program

  • You are willing to take on the following responsibilities during the application process of your assigned mentee:

    • Maintain regular correspondence with your mentee

    • Help him/her identify programs that will fit his/ her goals and interests

    • Provide feedback on his/ her application materials

As a Mentee

About

We aim to help students from diverse backgrounds pursue STEM careers by providing resources and mentorship through the grad school application process.

Applications can be difficult, and take time and effort. Mentees are expected to be proactive and responsible, and meet with their mentor/s at least once a month over at least 6 months. Monthly guidelines and resources from the GradMAP team will be provided.

If matched with a mentor, you will be committing to a 6-month mentorship process.

Eligibility

  • Filipino

  • You are a college graduate or are planning to graduate by the end of A.Y. 2021-2022

  • You are planning to apply to graduate school programs between 2021 and 2022

  • All STEM fields are eligible, including those that fall under the natural and life sciences (biology, public health, physics, chemistry, geology, etc), maths, engineering, and computer science. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate social sciences (business, political science, law, etc) as of now.

  • We strongly encourage students from diverse backgrounds (educational, socioeconomic, gender and sexuality, physical and mental abilities, etc.) to apply