UA-WiSE/WISER Mentorship Program 2022-2023 Registration

UA-WiSE/WISER Mentorship Program 2022-2023 Registration

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On Sale 1 Sep 2022 at 12:00 AM


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Connecting underrepresented individuals in STEM with mentors who can help foster professional development and personal discovery.

About this event

Applications for experienced professionals (greater than 5 years of experience) are now open from July 4-August 14, 2022.

*To access the mentorship application form, click tickets and then select your ticket type. This will take you to the questionnaire.

Mentorship Program highlights:

  • Unique trio format (undergraduate + early-career professional/graduate student + experienced mentor)
  • Three online events (about two hours each)
  • Trios meet independently for an additional 6 hours
  • Receive certificate when completing all 12 hours

Online events:

  • October 27, 2022, 6-7:30 PM MT - Introduction event
  • January 12, 2023, 6-7:30 PM MT - Professional development event, topic TBA
  • March 30, 2023, 6-7:30 PM MT - Professional development closing event, topic TBA

*New for 2022: Potential for in-person mixer in Edmonton (not mandatory for program completion), will be dependent on program budget and current health and safety guidlines.

Independent trio meetings: complete 6 hours by March 30, 2023

Application Fees:

  • Mentors (Experienced Professionals who have ≥ 5 years of experience in their field) are exempt from this fee.
  • Mentees (i.e. Early-Career Professionals, Graduate Students (Master's and PhDs), Post-docs, Professional Students and Undergraduate Students) pay a refundable $25.00 deposit.

Refund process:

  • *Applicants who are accepted into the program will be refunded their monetary 25.00 deposit at the end of the program if they meet the minimum 6 hours and attend at least two out of three online events.
  • Applicants who are not accepted into the program will be refunded their deposit within three weeks of notification of their status in the program.

Note: All applicants, except experienced mentors, need to pay a $25 deposit at the time of application. This amount is refundable upon completing the program. For applicants with financial challenges, please contact The decision to waive the deposit will be determined on a case by case basis.

For more information on the mentorship program structure, please visit: If you have additional questions or concerns, please direct your questions to

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