We are ecstatic to welcome our first cohort of students to apply to our 2023-2024 mentorship program.
This selective, year-long program will equip students beginning their careers with resources, skills, and a network to prosper as professionals and members of society who will pave the way for future blind students entering corporate America.
Programming will be hands-on and experiential in nature and learning objectives will span topics from networking and personal finance to business skills, technical proficiencies, and much more.
Who can apply to the program?
Eligible applicants must be blind or have low vision, be currently enrolled as an undergraduate student at an accredited college or university, and will commit to becoming gainfully employed in the summer of 2023 and after graduation in 2024.
When does the program run?
The mentorship program runs from August 2023 through August 2024, with four in-person, weekend-long modules in New York City in addition to virtual events and programming throughout the academic year. In-person programming will take place the following weekends:
· September 8-10, 2023
· November 17-19, 2023
· February 23-25, 2024
· May 3-5, 2024
What if I have more questions?
You can contact us online, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phone at (646) 881-4645.
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