April 21, 2022

AISES, in partnership with the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation, is excited to announce the 2022-2023 Full-Circle Mentorship program. This year-long program will match and support participants in one-on-one academic and career mentorship. Mentorship matches are only available to college and professional members. Take advantage of this volunteer program and receive the benefits of mentorship!


  • College students and early career professionals are eligible to be mentees (early career is less than five year’s experience)
  • Mid-career and later professionals are eligible to be mentors
  • Must be an AISES member to apply for the mentorship program.

Benefits of being a Mentee

  • Gain practical advice, encouragement, and support
  • Learn from the experiences of others
  • Increase your social and academic confidence
  • Develop skills and strategies for academic and career issues
  • Identify goals and establish a sense of direction
  • Gain valuable insight into the next stage of your education and career

Benefits of being a Mentor

  • Improve communication and interpersonal skills
  • Develop leadership and management qualities
  • Increase your confidence and motivation
  • Engage in a volunteering opportunity valued by employers
  • Enhance your resume/CV
  • Reinforce and gain recognition for your skills and experience
  • Improved sense of fulfillment and personal growth

As part of the Full-Circle Mentorship program and with AISES staff coordination, participants will co-create a mentorship commitment plan, check-in monthly, and are encouraged to participate in webinars to enhance their mentorship relationship. Applications will be reviewed and accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis until May 15, 2022.

Apply for AISES Full-Circle Mentoring

You do NOT need to reapply if you are already a part of the Full-Circle Mentorship program and want to stay with your mentor or mentee.

Contact AISES Program Officer Taylor Kingsbery tkingsbery@aises.org for more information.