STEM INDUSTRY Mentoring Program

 

 

Join the STEM Industry Mentoring Program and help to challenge, motivate, inspire and empower the next generation of Science and Engineering students.

The STEM Industry Mentoring Program connects University of Melbourne Science and Engineering students with Melbourne-based alumni mentors and industry professionals from within our community. The 2018 program will see mentors and mentees matched in late June, with the program running until the end of the year.

For Mentors

We welcome alumni and industry mentors from a breadth of sectors who have experience to share with Science and Engineering students.
Please record your interest in being matched with a student below, and we'll be in touch in soon with next steps.
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Science mentors

“Mentoring students who need advice on career choices is important. Helping them to critically think through the issues associated with these important decisions is rewarding for mentors. Being a part of the story in a student's career decisions has always been a passion of mine. The experience has enriched both myself and my mentee.”
Tracey-Ann - mentor, 2017

Click here to register your interest in mentoring in 2019

For Students

Students must be enrolled in an undergraduate, postgraduate or Graduate Research Science degree program, or an Engineering postgraduate degree program. All students must complete a registration form and attend a preparation session prior to being matched with a mentor. 
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Science students

“The mentoring program completely exceeded my expectations! Prior to the program, I had many doubts about the direction of my career path and how I would go about approaching organisations. However my meetings with my mentor, proved to be invaluable in helping me with my concerns. He shared with me his own relevant life experiences, and also helped me gain insight into the state of the industry through meetings with people within his network.

Overall I couldn't be more thankful about the whole experience, and I definitely feel a lot more confident with approaching life after university! ”
Danial - mentee, 2017

 

Mentee applications will open in semester one of 2019

Contact Us

Please read through all of the program information contained on these pages and complete a register form.

You can also contact the Science Industry Mentoring Team with any further questions.

Science contact us

STEM Industry Mentoring Team
stem-mentoring@unimelb.edu.au 
 (03) 8344 9802

 
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