YPE Bay Area Mentorship Program

 
 

ABOUT THE PROGRAM:

  • Focus on advancing young professionals in their careers in the energy sector.

  • Program features:

    • Year-long program with cohort of mentor-mentee pairs.

    • Regular one-on-one meetings between mentors and mentees.

    • YPE organized in-person events to foster strong mentor-mentee relationships.

WHO SHOULD APPLY TO BE A MENTEE?

Young professionals with less than 5 years of experience in the energy sector. Mentees are interested in starting, transitioning, or advancing their careers in the energy sector. 

WHO SHOULD APPLY TO BE A MENTOR?

Experienced professionals with more than 5 years of experience in the energy sector. Mentors should have a desire to help a younger generation of professionals start or advance their careers in energy.

 

YPE Mentorship Commitment:

Mentors and mentees must commit to the following terms of the program:

-Frequency: Mentor/ mentee pairs will arrange one-on-one meetings (in person or virtual) to take place during the course of the program. All participants must commit to at least 6 meetings over the course of the year (in-person mentorship events arranged by YPE can count towards this if both the mentor and mentee are in attendance).

- Cancellation policy: mentors and mentees will provide 48 hours notice if you need to cancel/ reschedule an appointment

- Participants will be on time to all meetings with your mentor/mentee, whether in person or virtual

-Participants will attend the majority of mentorship events arranged by YPE.

 

2019 IMPORTANT Dates:

  • Early May: Mentor/Mentee Applications Open

  • May 31: Mentor/Mentee Applications Close

  • End of June: Mentor/Mentee Pairs Notified of Matches

  • July: Mentorship Kickoff Event

  • In-person mentorship events: Dates TBD

  • July 2019 - June 2020: Mentor/mentee pairs meet regularly