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SMART Mentoring applications

February 5, 2018 - March 20, 2018

SMART Mentoring engages UNC undergraduate students and local middle-school students in mentoring relationships. The program targets students from low-income communities and focuses on issues of race, class and gender. SMART is designed for highly motivated students who are committed to making a positive difference in the lives of youth. Students selected to participate enroll in a fall three-credit hour course and a spring one-credit hour course. Staff from partnering organization Volunteers for Youth match SMART mentors with mentees by early September and the mentoring commitment will continue through late April. SMART is available for all undergraduate students with preference given to participants in the Buckley Public Service Scholars program. Application to be a SMART Mentor are open Feb. 5 – March 20. Apply online through the CCPS Application and Nomination Portal.

Details

Start:
February 5, 2018
End:
March 20, 2018
Event Category:
Website:
https://ccps.unc.edu/bpss/opportunities/smart-mentoring/

Organizer

Becca Bender
Phone:
(919) 843-4785
Email:
becca.bender@unc.edu