MentorLinks: Request for Mentor Applications
The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) is pleased to announce a national call for applications for the MentorLinks: Advancing Technological Education program, developed with the support of the National Science Foundation.
AACC seeks applications from two-year college professionals who are interested in serving as mentors to work with a college whose faculty and administration want to develop or strengthen a certificate or degree program for technicians in a science, technology, engineering, and/or mathematics field.
MentorLinks colleges will be selected in a separate request for proposal process and assigned to a mentor. Up to ten institutions will be selected as MentorLinks colleges and up to ten individual mentors will be named to the MentorLinks Mentor Team for a two-year grant period beginning October 1, 2014.
Mentors will receive an honorarium and travel support to attend a mentor training and orientation meeting, national project meetings, and to conduct college site visits. The deadline to apply is April 30, 2014. For further information, please see www.aacc.nche.edu/mentorlinks.